check (one's) blood pressure

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check (one's) blood pressure

To measure one's blood pressure. I'll need to check your blood pressure before we begin. The doctor told me to check my blood pressure twice a day to see if there was any adverse reaction to the medication.
See also: blood, check, pressure
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The doctors would conduct echocardiogram, blood and sugar tests of the incarcerated leader, and would also check his blood pressure.
He checked the efficiency of medical camp at the Ramzan Bazaar by asking the staff to check his blood pressure. The staff at medical camp was found to be
Don Wiggins, a 60-year-old radio host and sales manager, uses a $50 battery-powered machine to check his blood pressure, and says it's an important part of his daily routine.
His parents check his blood pressure, which is 140/100, with a regular heart rate of 70.
Every five minutes, Christopher's parents check his blood pressure, which rises to 160/120, with a regular heart rate of 65 over the next 10 minutes.
Had his blood pressure continued to rise, had his parents not been able to check his blood pressure, had they told him to stay in bed and sleep his headache off, he could have sustained cerebral hemorrhages and permanent brain injury.