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Default normal measurements? liver span, jvd, pupils, etc

hey guys,

sometimes the question will state measurements and i have no idea what normal is, so can you guys contribute some normal measurements that would be helpful?

ie. pupil size, liver span, jugular venous pressure, capillary refill, etc etc

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pupil size - hate this one! I take an approx. normal value of 2-4mm.

Liver span - I'll pass

cannon a waves - Third degree block

Sharp x and y descent - constrictive pericarditis

absent a wave - Atrial Fibrillation

Giant v - Tricuspid Regurg.

Giant A - Tricuspid Stenosis

Capillary refill - I read in UW <3 seconds is normal. But Wikipedia says <2 I think I'll go with UW. What say?
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liver span 6 - 12 cm, i guessss read it in uw but not very sure
CRT > 2 sec means some dehydration in a kid

lol thats all i know
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