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What are the differences between aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation murmur?

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Dr. James Chapman
Cardiology 41 years experience
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 different.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

What is the difference between aortic stenosis and a ?Mitral regurgitation murmur?

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Dr. Jacques Kpodonu
Cardiology 27 years experience
Valve: Aortic stenosis is a tight aortic valve , mitral regurgitation is a leaky valve.
A 44-year-old member asked:

How are aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation murmur different?

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Dr. Shoaib Shafique
Vascular Surgery 34 years experience
Aortic stenosis: Causes a high pitched systolic murmur radiating to neck. Mitral regurgitation is low pitched early diastolic murmur with possibility of slight systolic component.

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