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Abbreviation and mnemonic for pain, pallor, pulselessness, paresthesia, paralysis, prostration; symptom complex associated with acute arterial occlusion.
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A mnemonic designating the symptom complex of acute arterial occlusion (pain, pallor, paresthesia, pulselessness, paralysis, prostration).
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