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Variations in Pulse and BP readings - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I'm trying to figure out what's wrong with me
Doctor :   Ok please proceed with your query

User :   I'm 23, and have a pulse sitting down of 120
Doctor :  
Do you mean you have pulse rate of 120 per minute while sitting down
User :   General fatigue, low blood pressure at times, blood suger last time I checked was 196
User :   Yes I do while sitting
Doctor :  
Did you check the Blood pressure while standing up and sitting in both the hands
User :   Muscle cramps and extreme sensitivity to cold
User :   Sitting and it was between 82/56 and 110/70
Doctor :  
May I know how could you know your Pulse and BP
User :   I have bp monitor
Doctor :  
Can you tell me the Pulse while standing and sitting too
User :   I just feel weak all the time and am afraid of going to hospital because it's probably nothing

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