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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Auscultation revealed bilateral fine crepitations and rhonchi with normal heart sounds and no cardiac murmur.
Patients can be asymptomatic or present with palpitations, cardiac murmur, arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, and even sudden death according to the size and location of the tumor.
The electronic stethoscope has many advantages over acoustic stethoscope such as amplified cardiac murmur, low output noise environment, display cardiac waveform, storage option.
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).
If a cardiac murmur is heard on physical exam, hoarseness is noted, or if the patient describes chest/back discomfort or difficulty swallowing, then further workup with an echocardiogram or CT scan is reasonable.
Detailed analysis signs reveals splenomegaly mild to moderate 38%, heptosplenomegaly 22%, rash 12%, neck stiffness 6%, cardiac murmur 4%, joints tenderness 8%, jaundice 8%.
Clinical examination revealed elevated jugular venous pressure, minimal pedal edema, a systolic cardiac murmur, and bibasal lung crackles.
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.
Underlying cardiac abnormalities, such as previous history of syncope, family history of sudden cardiac death, cardiac murmur, history of over-exhaustion post exercise and ventricular tachyarrhythmia during physical activity, are the main cause of unexpected death in athletes on field.
4) Rupture occurs 3 - 5 days after the myocardial infarction and the patient presents with sudden deterioration, new onset cardiac murmur, congestive heart failure, and often in cardiogenic shock.