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heart murmur

noun, Medicine/Medical
murmur (def 3). Unabridged
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Examples from the web for heart murmur
  • The health care provider may detect a new heart murmur, or a change in a previous heart murmur.
  • The diagnosis may have been made when the healthcare provider heard a heart murmur and then performed additional tests.
  • The health care provider may hear a heart murmur when listening to your heart using a stethoscope.
British Dictionary definitions for heart murmur

heart murmur

an abnormal sound heard through a stethoscope over the region of the heart
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