Pulsus parvus et tardus (illustration)

Case contributed by Dr Osamah A. A. Alwalid

Figure: an illustration of pulsus parvus et tardus waveform

Case Discussion

An illustration of pulsus parvus et tardus waveform, which is observed downstream to the site of vascular stenosis and is due to reduced magnitude of blood flow through the narrowed vessel during ventricular systole.

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Case information

rID: 61414
Published: 2nd Jul 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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