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Abnormal heart sound

Abnormal heart sound: Introduction

Abnormal heart sound: Abnormal heart sounds refers to any deviant or irregular sounds made by the beating heart. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Abnormal heart sound, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Abnormal heart sound:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Abnormal heart sound. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Abnormal heart sound:

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Abnormal heart sound: Symptom Checker

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Abnormal heart sound: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Abnormal heart sound

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Abnormal heart sound: Related Rare Diseases

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Abnormal heart sound: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Abnormal heart sound listed in Disease Database:

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Definitions of Abnormal heart sound:

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)

Detailed list of causes of Abnormal heart sound

The list below shows some of the causes of Abnormal heart sound mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Abnormal heart sound?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Abnormal heart sound. Of the 11 causes of Abnormal heart sound that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Abnormal heart sound:

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What are the alternative names for Abnormal heart sound:

Cardiac bruit, Cardiac murmur, Heart murmur
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