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What is white coat effect?
What is white coat effect?Like
- Som /
Many people who have normal blood pressurecan give the impression of hypertension, or white-coat hypertension, at doctor's office. It occurs because of anxiety and is considered somewhat common.
- Amber /
Blood pressure can rise or fall throughout the day because of many factors. Sometimes, anxiety can cause a spike in blood pressure. This is why it is advised to take multiple readings under normal circumstances to get a good idea of your blood pressure.