respiratory pulse


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res·pi·ra·to·ry pulse

waxing and waning of any pulsation produced by respiration.
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respiratory pulse

Alternate dilatation and contraction of the large veins of the neck occurring simultaneously with inspiration and expiration.
See also: pulse
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