Heart Sound

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Mitral Regurgitation - Symptoms and Signs
... acute mitral regurgitation will have the signs and symptoms of decompensated congestive heart failure (i.e ... may be asymptomatic, with a normal exercise tolerance and no evidence of heart failure ... volume status, and are prone to develop volume overload (congestive heart failure) ...
List Of Medical Abbreviations: S
... borrowed from Old French sans, Latin sine) S sacrum Sx symptoms S1 first heart sound S2 second heart sound S3 third heart sound S4 fourth heart sound S O salpingo-oophorectomy SA sinoatrial node SAAG serum–ascite ... effort Segs segmented cells SEM systolic ejection murmur (see heart murmur) SERM selective estrogen receptor modulator SERT serotonin transporter SFA superficial ...
Mitral Valvuloplasty - Diagnosis - Physical Examination
... Upon auscultation of an individual with mitral stenosis, the first heart sound is unusually loud and may be palpable (tapping apex beat) because of increased force in closing the mitral valve ... The first heart sound is made by the mitral and tricuspid heart valves closing ... These are normally synchronous, and the sounds are termed M1 and T1 respectively ...

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