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What do lub and dub mean when you listen to your heart?

What do lub and dub mean when you listen to your heart?

You have four: Valves the work together: first sound (lub) is closing mitral and tricuspid valves, the ones separating atria from ventricles (l&r), the dub varies with breating the second sound splits with breathing, as the closure of pulmonic valve and aortic valve are slightly separated. ...Read more

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Sorry no mean to disrespect do all drs. When listen to heart and lung sounds, can they tell the differences and the abnormalities and act upon it?

Sorry no mean to disrespect do all drs. When listen to heart and lung sounds, can they tell the differences and the abnormalities and act upon it?

Unanswerable: This question is so very broad that I do not even know how to begin to answer it. Physicians are trained from day one to use their stethoscope to listen to the sounds the body makes. Most of us have years of experience doing so. Health tap works best if you ask a specific question about yourself. ...Read more

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Can the doctor listen to your heart and know something is wrong just by listening?

Can the doctor listen to your heart and know something is wrong just by listening?

Heart disease: Well the older docs can if proficient at physical examination. The younger docs have less interest in physical examination. ...Read more

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What causes the lubb dupp sounds that you hear when you listen to your heart through a stethoscope?

What causes the lubb dupp sounds that you hear when you listen to your heart through a stethoscope?

Heart sounds: The first heart sound is caused by vibrations of the mitral valve and decelerating blood when the valve closes. The second heart sound is caused by the closure of the aortic and pulmonary valves and their associated blood columns. ...Read more

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How listen my heart sound?

How listen my heart  sound?

With a stethoscope: One has to use a stethoscope in order to listen to his heart sounds. ...Read more

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What do doctors listen for during a heart exam?

What do doctors listen for during a heart exam?

Stethoscope: We use the stethoscope to listen for sounds from the lungs which tell us information. When we specifically listen to the heart sounds we listen to hear the amplitude of the sounds from the valves closing and the noise produced by the blood flow through the valves and vessels. We also hear some other sounds which can be caused by various heart and pericardial abnormalities, and other things. ...Read more

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If you go really quiet to listen to you heart. What if you can't hear it anymore?

If you go really quiet to listen to you heart. What if you can't hear it anymore?

Cant hear heart. : Is the question, " what does it mean if you can't hear your heart when you are very quiet?" then the answer is it does not signify any known condition that ii am aware of. ...Read more