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aortic stenosis vs mitral regurgitation murmur

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
Aortic stenosis: Causes a high pitched systolic murmur radiating to neck. Mitral regurgitation is low pitched early diastolic murmur with possibility of slight systoli ... Read More

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
Multiple: The pitch is different. Also, each is better heard in a different location in the chest, and the duration of the murmur during the cardiac cycle are ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jacques Kpodonu
26 years experience Cardiology
Valve: Aortic stenosis is a tight aortic valve , mitral regurgitation is a leaky valve.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Discuss w/ dentist : This is something that you need to have your dentist and physician discuss to determine what if any precautions must be determined. In all likelihood ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Correct!: Mitral regurgitation is the correct answer!
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raghuraman Vidhun
13 years experience Cardiology
Unlikely: Unlikely that DM caused AS. However DM does accelerate atherosclerotic and inflammatory process involved in plaque build up in coronary arteries and ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liviu Klein
22 years experience Cardiology
Unlikely: If you have aortic stenosis, your exercise capacity will be somewhat limited (depending on the degree of stenosis), so it's unlikely you will be able ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Variance: A murmur intensity can be altered by different states such as by fluid status, tachycardia, bradycardia, standing, squatting, hand grip tightness, or ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: Causes severe heart failure and increased risks for malignant arrythmias and sudden death.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Mitral regurgitation: Our echocardiogram studies are so sensitive that they frequently show tiny amounts of insignificant valve leak, with trace mitral regurgitation being ... Read More
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