WHAT IS BLOOD PRES­SURE

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Blood pres­sure is the pres­sure that blood pumped by the heart ex­erts against the walls of the ar­ter­ies. The amount of pres­sure de­pends upon the strength and rate of the heart’s con­trac­tion, the vol­ume of blood in the cir­cu­la­tory sys­tem, and the elas­tic­ity of the ar­ter­ies.

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