Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
184 Doctors are Online

What is Systolic murmur? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 27-Feb-2014
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2568 Questions
Doctor:How can I help?
User:I've got some condition called Systolic murmur or Diastolic murmur which was firs found in 1995. Want your opinion!
Doctor:It will take a few minutes for the reports to come to me
Doctor:In the meanwhile we can discuss your condition
User:I've just send the mail.
User:I dont have much idea about it. I only know that there is some kind of murmur.
Doctor:systolic murmurs may be functional or not of much significance
Doctor:diastolic murmur may indicate some condition
Doctor:so i need to know the details
User:I remember the Dr used the term Systolic after the tests of 1995.
User:But during a medical test last year the Doctor told that its Diastolic murmur.
Doctor:Did you get any tests done?
User:I've mailed the test reports a minute before. I have not found any difficulty in breathing except for regular cold which is more due to dust allergy.
Doctor:I went through your reports
Doctor:In your repeat report tricuspid regurgitation has also shown up
Doctor:Do you have any specific question about it?
User:I don't understand such medical term. What do you advise?
Doctor:Though both conditions are mild
Doctor:treatment usually depends on symptoms present
User:I am a little underweight. I've read in wikipedia that people with this condition are generally underweight
Doctor:It is said because the heart may become incapable of pumping blood
Doctor:in your case it does not seem to be so
Doctor:your heart function is pretty good
Doctor:Are you there?
Doctor:It seems that you are not responding
Doctor:Please login again to chat with a doctor
Doctor:Bye for now
Doctor:Hi again
User:Do I need to visit a specialist with the reports
Doctor:Yes you can
User:Any precautions to be taken?
Doctor:Cardiologist will assess you according to your symptoms
User:Symptoms like?
Doctor:symptoms like breathlessness
Doctor:fatigue etc
Doctor:swelling of legs
Doctor:pulse in neck etc
User:Thanks for your time. I see an option called specialist in this same website. Can I try that?
Doctor:you can use Ask A specialist service
Doctor:there you can post a query to a cardiologist and he will answer
User:thanks. Should I send the reports again?
Doctor:You will need to upload the reports in the query
User:ok. Really apprieciate your valuable time! Thanks!
User:Can I end the chat?
Doctor:thanks for consulting
Doctor:take care
User:thanks, take care.
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor