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74 Possible Causes for Decreased Femoral Pulse

  • Leriche Syndrome

    Signs and symptoms : Classically, Leriche syndrome is described in male patients as a triad of the claudication of the buttocks and thighs, absent or decreased femoral pulses[xpertdox.com] femoral pulses.[westjem.com] The classic triad of symptoms include claudication, impotence, and absent or decreased femoral pulses. It may be acute or chronic in onset.[vpjournal.net]

  • Dissecting Aortic Aneurysm

    (femoral/carotid/etc) equal Dissecting aortic aneurysm - Clinical signs Blood pressure discrepancy between arms Decrease in a femoral/carotid pulse[quizlet.com] (eg, carotid, brachial, femoral) Progression or development of bruits Possible laboratory study findings include the following: Leukocytosis: Stress state Decreases in hemoglobin[emedicine.medscape.com] […] has started Substernal (below sternum); back is rarely involved Dissecting aortic aneurysm - Region/radiation Back possibly involved, between shoulder blades Peripheral pulses[quizlet.com]

  • Non-Cranial Giant Cell Arteritis

    Decreased or absent carotid, radial, dorsalis pedis or posterior tibial artery pulses.[rheumatologyadvisor.com] Bruits over major arteries such as the carotids, vertebrals, subclavians, axillary, iliac/femoral arteries.[rheumatologyadvisor.com] GCA may include the following: Weight loss Fever Asymmetric blood pressures in arms or legs may occur if inflammation causes stenosis of the subclavian, axillary, iliac or femoral[rheumatologyadvisor.com]

  • Tracheobronchial Injury

    MVC, fall, airplane crash), complaints of chest pain, dyspnea, hoarseness (frequently absent) - Decreased femoral pulses, differential arm BP (arch tear) - CXR , CT scan,[fprmed.com]

  • Inferior Vena Cava Syndrome

    femoral pulse, and signs of fetal distress which can only be detected by way of CTG at a hospital.[jacobburton.wordpress.com] femoral pulse Supine hypotensive syndrome is caused when the inferior vena cava is compressed by the weight of a pregnant female’s uterus, fetus, placenta and amniotic fluids[jacobburton.wordpress.com] […] sign) Bradycardia (very late sign) Sweating Nausea Hypotension Dizziness Edema of the lower extremities Sings of fetal hypoxia or distress (seen through CTG in hospital) Decreased[jacobburton.wordpress.com]

  • Coarctation of the Aorta

    We report on a young girl with polysyndactyly, coarctation of the aorta, and tongue hamartomas. These features are similar to those reported in individuals with variant forms of orofaciodigital syndrome known as congenital heart defects, hamartomas of the tongue and polysyndactly (CHDHTP: OMIM 217085) [Örstavik[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Arterial Embolism

    In 262 patients with thyrotoxicosis and atrial fibrillation there were 26 episodes of arterial embolism (17 cerebral and nine elsewhere) in 21 patients. Twelve incidents occurred with active thyrotoxicosis, three on reversion to sinus rhythm, and 11 after the patients were euthyroid. This important complication is more[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Heart Murmur

    ., Down syndrome) Increased precordial activity Decreased femoral pulses Abnormal second heart sound Clicks Loud or harsh murmur Increased intensity of murmur when patient[aafp.org] femoral pulses Abnormal second heart sound Clicks Loud or harsh murmur Increased intensity of murmur when patient stands Follow-up or Referral A patient who has a pathologic[aafp.org] Symptoms such as chest pain Family history of Marfan syndrome or sudden death in young family members Malformation syndrome (e.g., Down syndrome) Increased precordial activity Decreased[aafp.org]

  • Bronchial Injury

    MVC, fall, airplane crash), complaints of chest pain, dyspnea, hoarseness (frequently absent) - Decreased femoral pulses, differential arm BP (arch tear) - CXR , CT scan,[fprmed.com]

  • Fibromuscular Dysplasia

    Symptoms, when they occur, vary by location: Claudication in the thighs and calves, femoral bruits, and decreased femoral pulses when leg arteries are affected Secondary hypertension[merckmanuals.com]

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