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Dorsalis Pedis Pulse

Summary Information: Dorsalis Pedis Pulse

Dorsalis Pedis Pulse: The dorsalis pedis pulse is one of the palpable pulses, tangible heartbeats that can be felt in various arterial sites throughout the body. The dorsalis pedis pulse can be felt on the top of the foot on the dorsalis pedis artery.

Normally, the dorsalis pedis pulse can be felt by the fingers, but in some conditions, such as shock and low blood pressure, and in some normal circumstances, an instrument called a doppler may be needed to find the dorsalis pedis pulse and amplify it so it can be heard. Conditions that can afflict the dorsalis pedis pulse include arterial clots, arterial embolisms, hemorrhage, shock, cardiac arrhythmias, and cardiac arrest.

Closely Related Organs: Dorsalis Pedis Pulse

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Dorsalis Pedis Pulse

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Other Names: Dorsalis Pedis Pulse

The following are other names for the organ: Dorsalis Pedis Pulse:

  • Pedal pulse

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Dorsalis Pedis Pulse

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