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  1. Peripheral Arterial Disease

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    Symptoms vary from calf pain on exercise (intermittent claudication) to rest pain (critical limb ischaemia), skin ulceration and gangrene. , peripheral vascular disease peripheral arterial di...

  2. Peripheral Vasodilators

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    This is called intermittent claudication. The pain varies from person to person; some people may feel aching, cramping or tiredness in the legs.

  3. Peripheral Arterial Disease

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    This is called intermittent claudication. It is due to narrowing of one (or more) of the blood vessels (arteries) in your leg. , peripheral vascular disease peripheral arterial disease in...

  4. Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

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    Cardiovascular system signs Intermittent claudication is often the first sign of accelerated atherosclerosis and is the most common cardiovascular symptom (30% of patients). [ 4 ] C...

  5. Buerger's Disease

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    This is called intermittent claudication. As the disease becomes worse, pain can occur even when you are resting.

  6. Spinal Stenosis

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    Neurogenic intermittent claudication: leg fatigue and/or weakness and leg numbness and/or paraesthesiae. Pain: Bilateral leg pain with burning or cramping. , joint injections amitript...

  7. Precautions for Patients with Diabetes Undergoing Surgery

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    Cardiovascular disease: Evidence of angina, intermittent claudication should be sought. Examine for peripheral arterial disease. Examine for postural hypotension (systolic fall of ...

  8. Diabetes Diet and Exercise

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    Peripheral arterial disease: there may be intermittent claudication, leg ulcers, etc. Avoid high-impact exercise, as this may traumatise the feet (emphasise foot care, proper shoes and cot...

  9. Muscle Cramps

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    Differential diagnosis [ 3 ] Includes: Restless legs (Ekbom's syndrome). Intermittent claudication and ischaemic rest pain. Muscle injury or strain. Hypnagogic muscle...

  10. Intermittent Self-catheterisation

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    Intermittent Self-catheterisation, In some cases, the solution may be to combine bladder-relaxing medical therapy with intermittent self-catheterisation. Intermittent low...

  11. Venous Leg Ulcers

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    Peripheral arterial disease or intermittent claudication. Cigarette smoking. Rheumatoid arthritis. Examination 80% of all leg ulcers are venous ulcers and a large shallow relat...

  12. Restless Legs Syndrome

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    Peripheral arterial disease : intermittent claudication is usually worse on exercise and improves with rest.. Nocturnal leg cramps .

  13. Leg Ulcers

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    Peripheral arterial disease including intermittent claudication. Obesity and immobility. Presentation [ 7 ] The type of ulcer may be apparent from its position and associated fea...

  14. Cardiovascular History and Examination

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    Limb ischaemia , intermittent claudication . Gastrointestinal symptoms: chronic heart failure may cause abdominal discomfort due to liver enlargement and abdominal distension.

  15. Diabetic Neuropathy

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    Risk factors for erectile dysfunction include increasing age, alcohol, initial glycaemic control, intermittent claudication and retinopathy. Gastrointestinal: Nausea and vomitin...

  16. Contraception and Special Groups

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    Peripheral vascular disease, presenting as intermittent claudication. Hypertensive retinopathy. Transient ischaemic attacks. Smoking [ 1 ] Women of any age who smoke may us...

  17. Physical Training

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    Angina pectoris and intermittent claudication : Cardiac rehabilitation is essential for those recovering after myocardial infarction .

  18. Spinal Stenosis

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    Spinal stenosis affecting the cervical spine may also cause pain and weakness in the shoulders and arms. Claudication is the term used to describe weakness of the legs that becomes worse s...

  19. 5:2 Diet

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    The 5:2 diet is also known as 'The 5:2 Fast Dietâ„¢', or 'The Fast Diet', or 'Intermittent Fasting'. It is based on the underlying principle of eating 'normally&#...

  20. Squint (Strabismus) in Children

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    Whether the squint is present all the time (constant), or comes and goes (intermittent). Whether the affected eye turns when the eyes are open and being used (manifest squint) or whether t...