I have secondary hypertension Today I took my bp reading 3 times.
Patient :I have secondary hypertension. Today I took my bp reading 3 times. First one, I used the electronic bp machine and got very high at 170/110. So I recheck after an hour using manual one and I got 127/73. Then I recheck after 10 mins using someone manual bp cuff and I got 137/80. Which one is the accurate reading. I am not experience any chest pain
Welcome to Ask The Doctor.
BP readings can vary from instrument to instrument and from time to time.
Since one of your reading was extremely high, I would advise you to get your BP checked by your doctor.
Because in case it is high, you would require treatment modification.
I hope it helps.
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