Unequal Pulse

Unequal pulses are where the pulse is different in two major points of the body, such as in an extremity versus the central pulse. Unequal pulses may affect the lower extremities (leg pulses) or the upper extremities (arm pulses). An ...

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Causes of an unequal pulse include:

  • Arterial embolism
  • Dissecting arterial aneurysm
  • Leg fracture
  • Arm fracture
  • Subclavian steal syndrome (SSS)
  • Takayasu ...
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