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Widened Pulse Pressure

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Overview

  • A widened pulse pressure is an increased difference between the systolic and diastolic blood pressure.
  • There is no set reference range for pulse pressure, and this should be taken in the context of the individual patient.
    • Causes of Widened Pulse Pressure

    • Aortic regurgitation
    • Patent ductus arteriosus
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