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Auscultate

 
 

Renal Bruits

    • How to Elicit

    • Listen over the upper abdomen, approximately 2cm superior and lateral to the umbilicus on either side.
    • Significance

    • Turbulent blood flow due to renal artery stenosis - either fibrotic or atherosclerotic.
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