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79 year old woman with low BP (106/34, 118/50, 57/33)

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79 year old woman with low BP (106/34, 118/50, 57/33) possible fainting episode. Temperature 97.0 Exhaustion. Actions?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

That last BP is dangerously low.

It could indicate severe dehydration, infection, heart failure, kidney failure

It could be a lot of things

I would like her to go to ER right away.

that is the next step

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

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