Arterial Insufficiency - Subacute/chronic

Etiology

  • From progressive athero

Symptoms

  • Better w/rest
  • Distal arterial dz causes calf cramps/pain
  • Worse w/activity
  • Proximal dz can cause buttock claudication
  • Errectile dyxfxn

Physical Exam Findings

  • Pale
  • Hairless
  • Ulcers
  • Cool
  • Feet progressively cool to touch
  • Diminished cap refill

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