|a) Hypertension: adequately controlled||C||There is no medical condition that would absolutely restrict a person’s eligibility for sterilization, although some conditions and circumstances will require that certain precautions are taken, including those where the recommendation is assigned as Category C (caution), D (delay) or S (special).
|b) Elevated blood pressure levels (properly taken measurements)|
|i) systolic 140-159 or diastolic 90-99 mm Hg||C|
|ii) systolic ≥ 160 or diastolic ≥ 100 mm Hg||S|
|c) Vascular disease||S|
|HISTORY OF HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE DURING PREGNANCY,(where current blood pressure is measurable and normal)||A|