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Have high blood pressure. Leg pain, breathlessness, swelling in feet and ankles, peeling skin

I am Male 59 270+ Blood pressure of late 138-150/80- 90. My heart checked out great My lungs tested great My cholesterol levels are good ( HDL 58 LDL 64). I do have a history of Panic. When I walk My legs ache, I feel as though I cannot catch my breath Within 1/2 mile I feel that I am not going to make it. My voice has recently changed at least in the way that I hear me. I have lost some of the light touch feeling in both feet My face and scalp and hands. The glands on the right side of my neck are swollen. I have shin rash and probably swelling in the feet and ankles. The skin on my hands is pealing and flaking.
Asked On : Thu, 4 Apr 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

You ought to see a neurologist - MRI & MRA may be necessary to evaluate ischemic insult to the brain.
Your heart seems alright / a picture of panic and hypertension may point the need to investigate Hormones - adrenal and thyroid..
Neck glands must be biopsied for proper diagnosis. It may be a primary pathology there or secondary from any other source - only biopsy can confirm.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Fri, 5 Apr 2013
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