TITLE

LIMB VOLUME AND BLOOD FLOW CHANGES DURING THE MENSTRUAL CYCLE

AUTHOR(S)
Keates, J.S.; Fitzgerald, D.E.
PUB. DATE
November 1969
SOURCE
Angiology;Nov1969, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p618
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Measurements have been made to study any peripheral vascular changes associated with the menstrual cycle in the normal woman. There appear to be no reports on the influence of the menstrual cycle on peripheral blood flow, limb volume and venous distensibility. The influence of pregnancy on these changes has been studied recently by Gindsberg and Duncan and Hytten and Taggert. Regular weekly limb volume measurements have been made on 30 female subjects between the ages of 18 and 32 over a period of 4 to 18 months, totaling 162 cycles.
ACCESSION #
16394718

 

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