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Does high hemoglobin cause high blood pressure?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: No, but...

If a man's hemoglobin is more than 17.
5 or thereabouts, it's worth trying to find the cause. Extremely viscous blood (igm, extremely polythemia) may require extra pressure to pump, but in such situations the problem is obvious.

In brief: No, but...

If a man's hemoglobin is more than 17.
5 or thereabouts, it's worth trying to find the cause. Extremely viscous blood (igm, extremely polythemia) may require extra pressure to pump, but in such situations the problem is obvious.
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