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Unequal pulses: it is the difference in the blood pressure between both the arms or between the arms and the legs. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Unequal pulses, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Unequal pulses:
Symptoms related to Unequal pulses:
Radiofemoral delay, Coarctation of aorta, Cardiac tamponade (29 causes), Heart failure (274 causes), Shock (259 causes), Anaphylactic shock (237 causes), Cardiogenic shock (19 causes), Hypovolemic shock, Septic shock (32 causes)
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