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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What causes headache and elevated blood pressure?

I have always had low blood pressure. It was 130 over 90 today and I now have a headache this evening. There has been a possiblility of me having a pheochromosytoma, but the diagnosis is not definitive. I am concerned about my blood pressure.                                                   
Tue, 30 Apr 2019
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General & Family Physician 's  Response

If you feel not well with these values of your blood pressure, you may need to start treatment for high blood pressure.

This is not a value to worry about and gives no information for a possible pheocromacitoma.

I suggest you monitor your blood pressure for sometimes a day for some days and to visit a doctor.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Dr Anila Skenderi, General & Family Physician
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