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Hi my name is***** was sleeping I woke up gasping for air,I took my pressure and it was 152/102 and heart rate was 63,what should I do

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I woke up gasping for air,and wen I got myself together,I took my blood pressure and it was152/102 and I just started having sharp pain in my left shoulder,what should I do

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Hello, you should go to emergency room. You need an EKG. An heart issue has to be ruled out. The other possibility to be ruled out is sleep apnea. Please feel free for your follow up questions.

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