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Is 172/102 blood pressure in a 63 year old women cause for

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Is 172/102 blood pressure in a 63 year old women cause for concern?

mysticdoc :

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mysticdoc :

Hi there,


I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.


I am here to help you with your concerns.

mysticdoc :

This is indeed concerning blood pressure

mysticdoc :

This can be a risk for stroke or heart disease.

mysticdoc :

Although you do not have any symptoms, this should be checked out at the earliest in the emergency room.

mysticdoc :

Blood pressure lowering medication should be prescribed after clinical evaluation.

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mysticdoc : The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.
mysticdoc : Hi there,
I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to help you with your concerns.
mysticdoc : This is indeed concerning blood pressure
mysticdoc : This can be a risk for stroke or heart disease.
mysticdoc : Although you do not have any symptoms, this should be checked out at the earliest in the emergency room.
mysticdoc : Blood pressure lowering medication should be prescribed after clinical evaluation.
mysticdoc : Best wishes,
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