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When nervous my apical pulse diameter is wider >3cm lying on left ,when calm my apical pulse diameter becomes small <3cm. why?do i have cardiomegaly?

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Dr. Christian Assad
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

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I am curious on how you can find an apical impulse greater than 3cm? How do you feel that because as a Cardiologist I cant distinguish such a thing.

In brief: Forgive me

I am curious on how you can find an apical impulse greater than 3cm? How do you feel that because as a Cardiologist I cant distinguish such a thing.
Dr. Christian Assad
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