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High blood pressure

My wife lost motor activity in the right arm due to cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Her blood pressure measurement of the left arm reads 140/75 while tha of the affected right arm reads 205/105. Please doctor explain this phenomenon.

2 Doctors Answered
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Dr D K Singh


It happens often due to thickening of blood.. You must check with a cardiologist immediately and for Cervical spondylitis use neck collar support.
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Dr Usha N


Because of cervical spondylotic myelopathy u May get theses differences Because of nerve compression u will get different symptoms .. slowly symptoms will appear one by one Because of nerve compression sympathetic tone of blood vessels lost and u may develop ischemic changes also Better consult neurosurgeon and orthopedist You may consult me by clicking consult icon below my reply