Heart sounds

What is Heart sounds?

The noise made by muscle contraction and the closure of the heart valves during the cardiac cycle.

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Hi, I have a heart murmur, in particular a bicuspid aortic valve with minor to moderate regurgitation. I am 18. I want to build some muscle mass,...

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Unfortunately yours is a condition where physical activity has to be limited. About weight lifting please discuss...

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my father is a 65-year-old man and he has occurred several times over the past few weeks. He describes his chest pain as “a heavy pressure, like...

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I have to say that I am very concerned that your father may be suffering some degree of limitation of...

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