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Old 03-21-2009, 11:44 AM   #1
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hypertension: cardiologist or fam doctor?

hypertension ,cardiologist or fam doctor?

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Old 03-21-2009, 01:06 PM   #2
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Re: hypertension: cardiologist or fam doctor?

well with me i first went to fam doctor who then refered me to a cardiologist, after he got done with his tests i was then referred to a nephrologist and here i am a year later

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Old 03-21-2009, 05:06 PM   #3
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Re: hypertension: cardiologist or fam doctor?

Good question. When my bp first spiked in Feb the family dr sent me to the hospital where I was under the care of a cardiologist.

My heart tests all came back good but I still am having problems with the systolic # being high so I'm wondering if I should go back to my family dr and figure out what else might be causing this sudden high blood pressure.

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