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Who has High Blood Pressure?

Any adult who is over 20 years of age, and who has a Systolic Blood Pressure of equal or more than 140 mm of mercury and a diastolic BP of equal or more than 90 mm of mercury on two separate occasions when recorded in a relaxed sitting position is considered hypertensive.

A Systolic Blood Pressure between 120 to 139 or Diastolic Blood Pressure between 80 to 89 is considered pre-hypertensive and requires to be monitored for hypertension in the future.

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