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Prevalence of palpable wrist pulses
  1. Sandor A. Friedman
  1. Peripheral Vascular Disease Division, Department of Medicine, Coney Island Hospital affiliated with Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.


    A survey of healthy children revealed little variability in the distribution of wrist pulses. Radial pulses were always present; ulnar pulses were missing in only 3·4 per cent and were never unilaterally absent.

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