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Department
Nursing
Course
NURS 2200
Professor
Cynthia Barkhouse Mckeen
Semester
Winter

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Arterial insufficiency Venous insufficiency  Reduced blood flow to lower extremities  Stasis of blood in lower extremities  Intermittent claudication- muscle pain  May be due to chronic lower leg edema, to during exercise thrombophlebitis or valvular incompetence  Decreased pulses,  Pulses may be normal though difficult to palpate through edema  Skin thin, shiny & atrophic  Prominent leg veins, edema, brownish  Loss of hair, nails
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