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The following table lists the various tests used to confirm secondary
high blood pressure and clarify its causes. Your doctor may use one or more of
these tests for each condition depending on your individual situation. This is not a complete list of causes or tests.
Reasons to suspect
Test used to evaluate
High blood pressure caused by alcohol, cocaine, or
Current as of:
March 29, 2013
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
& Stephen Fort, MD, MRCP, FRCPC - Interventional Cardiology
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