murmur

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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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Occasionally in the assessment of patient with atelectasis one may find constant and localized wheezing and decreased vesicular murmur, and even a reduction in expansion of the chest, muscle contraction, and approximation of the ribs above the area with atelectasis (JOHNSTON; CARVALHO, 2008; RAMAN et al., 1998).