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It didn't look as though I checked his - normally you check the carotid pulse - it doesn't look as though I checked his carotid pulse there, and I can't explain why I didn't.
Clinical examination revealed a well person with hypertension, symmetrical carotid pulses and no bruits.
Clinical features accompanying congestive heart failure aid in the diagnosis, and can include a cranial bruit, a hyperdynamic precordium, and bounding carotid pulses.
The carotid pulses were fuller and brisker than normal.