irregularly irregular pulse


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irregularly irregular pulse

The erratic, unpredictable pulse present in atrial fibrillation.
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State of Pennsylvania (n = 10,325) Physiometric Assessments Number Percentage High blood pressure (Table 1) 4,951 48% High blood pressure (Table 1) 4,661 26% and self-reported history of hypertension High blood pressure (Table 1) 2,290 22% and no history of hypertension Irregularly irregular pulse 514 5% Carotid bruits 382 4% Rapid pulse rate 228 2% Rapid pulse and irregular 13 0.