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femoral artery calcification

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Varies: About ½ an inch but it depends on the overall size of the person.
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
About 1/2 inch : if you have low BMI. If very high BMI can be quite deep.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. J mark Rheudasil
38 years experience Vascular Surgery
inflammation?: Pain may be related to inflammation from recent procedures, scar tissue, or nerve irritation. A vascular surgeon can help you sort this out.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Artery : If shot in a major artery and the bleeding not controlled promptly, death very probable. If bleeding controlled and rapidly got to care facility survi ... Read More
Dr. David Fertel
35 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: Depends on how quickly you get to an experienced vasc. Surgeon.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Yes: The common femoral artery is usually palpable in the groin.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Risk of rupture: Aneurysm is an abnormal dilatation of a blood vessel and may result in rupture of blood vessel, in this case femoral artery, with bleeding into surrou ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Cramp in artery: In the artery one gets clots or dissection. When that occurs there is excruciating pain and if a clot the leg below the clot is cold/ numb and pulsel ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
None: Usually none unless it leaks or bursts and then it's very painful, there is large possibly pulsating lump, and, in the worst case, your blood pressure ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Enlarged blood vesse: Most often associated with trauma e.g. drug injection,secondary to cardiac catheterization when the femoral artery is used
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
"Artery"?: 4 structures pass through the "groin area" (inguinal region). From lateral to medial, they are the femoral nerve, femoral artery, femoral vein, & ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Picture: A picture is worth a thousand words: https://www.Google.Com/search?Q=femoral+artery;newwindow=1;rlz=1c2chwa_enus535us535;tbm=isch;imgil=lbxakfnsvbaqrm ... Read More

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