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Palpation

palpation

(Science: technique) A simple technique in which a doctor presses lightly on the surface of the body to feel the organs or tissues underneath


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Re: Blood Pressure

Hi, Does anyone know what's the difference between the 2 different types of methods to measure blood pressure such as palpation and auscultatory? I read in wikipedia that palpation tends to overestimate the values of the blood pressure but it did not explain why that is so. Someone ...

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by calvin.ng.wh
Thu Apr 17, 2008 10:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blood Pressure
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Views: 6814

Re: Blood Pressure

Hi, Does anyone know what's the difference between the 2 different types of methods to measure blood pressure such as palpation and auscultatory? I read in wikipedia that palpation tends to overestimate the values of the blood pressure but it did not explain why that is so. Someone ...

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by scinoob
Thu Apr 10, 2008 1:25 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blood Pressure
Replies: 7
Views: 6814

Re: RIDGEWALKER IS BACK........WITH A VENGEANCE !!!!

... also further eggs, even in a tobacco bag, telephone receiver or within a computer mouse, which contain plentiful fat and perspirations between the palpation grooves. Which concerns the nutrition, then they are practical all eater and can nourish itself of fat, paper (cellulose) and other plant ...

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by RANDY
Wed Nov 29, 2006 3:58 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Periods

... August. 1) Estrus cycle: Approx. 21 days 2) Standing Heat: Estrus- lasts 5 days 3) Veterinarian can predict ovulation based on visual exam and palpation 4) Vaginal cytology not performed because changes are not distinctive enough to determine stage of cycle. Bovine: Cow * Polyestrus. 1) Cycle ...

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by cardiorrhexis
Fri Feb 10, 2006 3:56 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Periods
Replies: 61
Views: 27806


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