Christopher Curzon

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Coarctation of the aorta

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has coarctation of the aorta? What are the typical findings for this disease? The hallmark examination finding is decreased femoral pulses. More specifically, this is a discrepancy of the strength and timing of the upper extremity pulses compared with lower extremity pulses. This…

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