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Posted On : 8/2/2017 12:00:16 AM
what is difference between the BP of two arm.which of the reading we should consider for treatment normally left arm BP is higher
Expert Answer :
The normal blood pressure difference in the right and left upper limb -9 to -11 mm of Hg in systolic and -10 mm in diastolic BP. Normally blood pressure is taken in right arm in supine position.
Answer Discussion :
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Sanjeevani
Right arm BP to be considered , normal difference being less than 10 mm hg
12 Days ago
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Shah Zaib Zahid
Left is usually higher because of more flow of aorta to that side. variation is minor upto 10mmHg. If it's grossly different as 50mmHg then it's Coarctation Of Aorta
13 Days ago
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Asia Ali
coraction of aorta
15 Days ago



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