pulsus alter´nans alternating pulse.
pulsus bige´minus bigeminal pulse.
pulsus bisfe´riens a pulse characterized by two strong systolic peaks separated by a midsystolic dip, most commonly occurring in pure aortic regurgitation with stenosis.
pulsus ce´ler quick pulse.
pulsus dif´ferens inequality of the pulse observable at corresponding sites on either side of the body.
pulsus paradox´us paradoxical pulse.
pulsus par´vus et tar´dus a small hard pulse that rises and falls slowly.
pulsus tar´dus slow pulse.
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a condition in which the pulses in the two radial or other corresponding arteries differ in strength.
Synonym(s): pulsus incongruens
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pul·sus dif·fer·ens(pŭl'sŭs dif'ĕr-enz)
A condition in which the pulses in the two radial or other corresponding arteries differ in strength.
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