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I am a 64 year old woman and i am having chest pain. i took

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i am a 64 year old woman and i am having chest pain. i took my BP with wrist monitor. 1st reading 152/91 pulse 79. 2nd reading 168/114 pulse 83. third reading 165/104 pulse 93
JA: Have you ever dealt with this before? Are you having any shortness of breath?
Customer: no shortness of breath. about 5 years ago i had something similar - my systolic was around 200 and diastolic in the 90s. they kept me overnight in hospital and did a stress EKG and it was ok
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: i'm overweight by about 30 lbs
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 8 months ago.

Your blood pressure is high, but not high enough to cause chest pain.
Did they do a troponin or blood test for your heart besides the EKG?

When did the pain start and when did you go to the ED?

Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 8 months ago.

Hi there, any follow up questions regarding this?

Expert:  Dr. Ashori replied 8 months ago.

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