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no. i am healthy, on no meds, no allergies, no familiar hx of anything except my mom has a little HIGH BP - she is 89- My grandparents on maternal and paternal sides all basically died from old age. I do not have a BP cuff here (going out to buy one today!) but when my dtr took it 2 weeks ago it was 98/50 - when they took it at the Dr's office yesterday I was told it was 'fine.' (I didn't ask.) I told the nurse about my episode and asked her if I should be concerned and she said "possibly." I never thought to mention it to the Dr.
I am not anxious at all about the surgery. I've had it done before. I had a glass of oj earlier, thinking that it was possibly just low blood sugar since i just woke up. I'm not a worrier at all in fact. I have a wonderful husband and family, am retired with my horses and 8 acre farm. I rarely go to the doctor (sorry) or even concern myself with medical issues.I eat healthy, drink no sodas or diet foods, only water and a cup of coffee or 2 a day. I have a great life. The fact that this is so out of the ordinary for me was my concern, and that it was the 2nd time. I probably would have passed it off if it weren't for the upcoming surgery. Just wondered if I should be concerned at all or should mention it to the Anesthesiologist pre-op. If you think it's nothing to be concerned about, then I'm fine with that.
and hey, doesn't anxiety usually cause BP to rise not fall?..and I am NOT that worried! lol... but you know what they say when someone tells you there's nothing to worry about ha ha. Thank you Doctor. I do appreciate your time and caring attitude. I don't mean to make light of it. I will mention it to the Anesth. prior to surgery just to be safe.