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Ventricular gallop: It is a heart sound known as S3 associated with rapid ventricular filling in early diastole. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Ventricular gallop, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Ventricular gallop:
Symptoms related to Ventricular gallop:
Aortic insufficiency, Cardiomyopathy (135 causes), Decreased myocardial contractility, Heart failure (274 causes), Mitral insufficiency, Mitral valve regurgitation, Physiological, Thyrotoxicosis (28 causes), Tricuspid valve regurgitation
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