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My legs are kind of purple and my feet and legs are tight

My blood pressure is 141/103 My legs hurt. My legs are kind of purple and my feet and legs are tight and Ive had A headace. Should I go to the doctor? I am over weight and on my period.
Sun, 20 Dec 2009
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Where did you have your blood pressure checked ? Based on your symptoms, which can be cause by several problems, it is best the you have your Doc evaluate you. He/she knows your medical history. Yes, contact your Doc.
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