murmur

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Related to systolic murmurs: pansystolic murmur, holosystolic murmur

murmur

Med any abnormal soft blowing sound heard within the body, usually over the chest

murmur

[′mər·mər]
(medicine)
A blowing or roaring heart sound heard through the wall of the chest; caused by blood flow through a defective valve.
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Levine and the history of the grading systolic murmurs.
CVS examination revealed apical impulse well defined in left fifth intercostal space 1cm lateral to mid clavicular line, variable S1, loud P2, systolic murmurs in mitral and tricuspid areas.

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