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What is Heart Murmur?

What is Heart Murmur?

A heart murmur is term used to describe the sound that the heart makes, when it appears different to ...more »

  • Heart Murmur: Unusual heart sound heard by stethoscope.
  • Heart Murmur: Heart sounds caused by vibrations resulting from the flow of BLOOD through the HEART. They are classified by time of occurrence during the cardiac cycle and duration, and graded by the intensity of sound on a scale of I to VI. They may be normal or abnormal.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Heart Murmur: an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Heart Murmur: Introduction

Types of Heart Murmur:

Broader types of Heart Murmur:

What causes Heart Murmur?

Causes of Heart Murmur: see causes of Heart Murmur
Risk factors for Heart Murmur: see risk factors for Heart Murmur

What are the symptoms of Heart Murmur?

Symptoms of Heart Murmur: see symptoms of Heart Murmur

Can anyone else get Heart Murmur?

More information: see contagiousness of Heart Murmur
Inheritance: see inheritance of Heart Murmur

Heart Murmur: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Heart Murmur.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Heart Murmur.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Heart Murmur: see treatments for Heart Murmur
Research for Heart Murmur: see research for Heart Murmur

Organs Affected by Heart Murmur:

Organs and body systems related to Heart Murmur include:

Name and Aliases of Heart Murmur

Main name of condition: Heart Murmur

Other names or spellings for Heart Murmur:

Abnormal heart sounds, Cardiac bruit, Cardiac murmur Source - Diseases Database

Cardiac murmur, Murmur
Source - WordNet 2.1

Heart Murmur: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Heart Murmur:


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