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Blood pressure 180/160


Danger Blood pressure

If the result of measuring blood pressure of 180/160 is necessary to ensure good blood pressure monitor, the easiest way to carry out a control measurement of BP on the opposite arm.

Likely that was incorrectly located the blood pressure cuff (not over the artery on which the measurement is made) or the hand and heart of the patient are not at the same level (as recommended by the measurement methodology).

If the result of the blood pressure measurements are confirmed by human BP 180 over 160 – this may cause weakness, headache and loss of consciousness. With this blood pressure you better consult a doctor for further advice, because remotely to determine the cause of the blood pressure of 180/160 is very difficult.