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what is a heart murmer?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Echo: A heart murmur. A murmur is just noise. Sometimes serious problems cause a murmur many times a murmur is caused by normal flow. Patients often misctranslate what the dr. Tells them.
Answered on Dec 10, 2013

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