cardiac murmur


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Related to cardiac murmur: tachycardia, Heart sounds
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Noun1.cardiac murmur - an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
systolic murmur - a murmur heard during systole
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The remainder of the indications cited for preoperative TTE included history of cerebrovascular accident (CVA) (3/43), clinical cardiac murmur (2/43), congestive heart failure (2/43), history of syncope related to injury (2/43), and multiple cardiac risk factors (hypertension, diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolemia) in (4/43).
Patients who develop signs and symptoms of valvular heart disease, including dyspnea, dependent edema, CHF, or a new cardiac murmur, should be evaluated and discontinuation of BELVIQ should be considered.
They were enrolled if they showed evidence of congestive cardiac failure (CCF), cardiac murmur, arthritis or chorea and if they satisfied the 2002/3 World Health Organization modified Jones criteria for ARF and RHD.
Clinical examination of the child noted the abnormality of the left forearm and wrist with club hand deformity, a sacral pit and a systolic cardiac murmur.
An 11-year-old male patient who had no complaints and who was found to have a cardiac murmur on physical examination was referred to our Pediatric Cardiology Outpatient Clinic.
The errors in these cases were caused by CHAT failing to record or fully describe prednisolone usage; previously undetected cardiac murmur discovered in OPD; cognitive issues; significant cardiac disease X 2; family history of anaesthetic morbidity; patient anxiety.
11] also reported that atypical symptoms of PMR and, in addition, fever with or without cardiac murmur must further be considered as signs and evidences of a suspicious IE case.