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Chances of stroke in a high BP patient - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   need help with high BP with a 53 year old women
User :   is theree a risk of stroke?
Doctor :   ya sure we will help you
Doctor :   ya there is a risk of stroke
Doctor :   if the bp is not controlled
User :   no medications
User :   if its to low how do you rase it?
Doctor :   k what is the reading of the bp
User :   167 over 100
Doctor :   if its low we can rise it by giving fluids
Doctor :   or with food or with altering posture
Doctor :   or with food
Doctor :   or with medications
Doctor :   there are many times
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   there are many ways
User :   she said she feels light..
Doctor :   she feels dizzy
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