It turned out he had no right femoral pulses in his groin and there was no blood flow to the lower part of his body.
What does FP stand for?
FP stands for Femoral Pulse
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The patient's postoperative period was uneventful and patient was discharged on 9tn postoperative day with stable hemodynamics, palpable femoral pulses and acceptable blood pressure.
NEW ORLEANS -- The use of an oral contraceptive for at least 10 years was associated with increased carotid and femoral pulse wave velocity, a marker of increased vascular damage and arterial stiffness, in a study of about 1,300 women.
The carotid and radial pulses existed and were symmetrical, whereas femoral pulses were absent.
Check femoral pulses to exclude aortic coarctation.