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200 Possible Causes for Elbow Dimples, Peripheral Pulse Absent

  • Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

    Small, yellowish papular lesions form and cutaneous laxity mainly affects the neck, axillae (armpits), groin, and flexural creases (the inside parts of the elbows and knees[en.wikipedia.org] Cardiovascular manifestations include intermittent claudication, diminished or absent peripheral pulses, hypertension, mitral valve prolapse, and complications as described[symptoma.com] Many individuals have "oblique mental creases" (diagonal grooves of the chin).PXE first affects the retina through a dimpling of the Bruch membrane (a thin membrane separating[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Ileus

    Severe sepsis was defined as sepsis plus the presence of poor peripheral perfusion (weak or absent peripheral pulses), and a capillary refilling time greater than 3 seconds[journals.plos.org]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis

    Peripheral Arterial (Lower-Extremity) Disease Although claudication, or a physical examination demonstrating absent or markedly diminished pulses, has been used by some to[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Atrial Fibrillation

    (JVP) bibasilar rales on pulmonary auscultation peripheral edema Evaluation Electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) irregularly irregular rhythm absent P waves if arrhythmia is not[medbullets.com] […] irregularly irregular pulse focal neurological deficit if this results in an embolic stroke in cases of atrial fibrillation leading to heart failure elevated jugular venous pulse[medbullets.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis

    The doctor will perform a physical exam and look for signs and symptoms of peripheral artery disease, for example, weak or absent artery pulses in the extremities, bruits[medicinenet.com] pulse in the extremities, or decreased blood pressure in the affected limb.[rjmatthewsmd.com] Is there a test to diagnose peripheral artery disease (PVD)?[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Ischemic Ulcer

    , weak/absent pulses, sluggish/poor capillary refilling may be present.[racgp.org.au] […] in the groin is absent).[ebm-guidelines.com] A history of intermittent claudication (pain on exercise), dependent foot (dusky foot) white on elevation, peripheral vascular disease, lower ankle brachial pressure index[racgp.org.au]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Burn Injury

    Note that the most common cause of absent pulses in an extremity is hypovolemia with peripheral vasoconstriction, not increased interstitial pressure.[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Infantile Gastroenteritis

    The patient is cyanotic and has sunken eyes and cheeks, a scaphoid abdomen, poor skin turgor and thready or absent peripheral pulses.[atsu.edu]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Varicose Veins

    If peripheral pulses are absent, an ankle brachial index pressure (ABPI) should be obtained.[gponline.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Hypovolemia

    These circulation changes include tachycardia, narrowing pulse pressure, possible systolic hypotension, capillary refill time 2 seconds, cool/pale skin, weak to absent peripheral[acls-algorithms.com] pulses, reduced urine output.[acls-algorithms.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples

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