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a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

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a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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Repair of a true dorsalis pedis artery saccular aneurysm.
However, the right foot was warm and pulsation was present in the dorsalis pedis artery at that time.
However, they also found the systolic blood pressure (SBP) of the dorsalis pedis artery to be up to 20 mm Hg higher than the brachial artery when measured manometrically.
BOSTON--Bypass of a diseased dorsalis pedis artery in the foot can often resolve ischemic ulcers in patients with diabetes.
BOSTON -- Bypass of a diseased dorsalis pedis artery in the foot can often resolve ischemic ulcers, even in patients with diabetes.
After a complicated clinical course which required heparin drip for myocardial infarction, the patient experienced upper GI bleeding and a cold left foot with absent pulse in the dorsalis pedis artery.
Similarly ankle blood pressure was taken first by palpatory method with cuff placed just above the ankle and then measuring colour Doppler blood flow in dorsalis pedis artery or posterior tibial artery of both feet.