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What is a functional heart murmur and what precautions need to be taken with one?
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Dr. Alan Greene
Pediatrics
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In brief: Normal
Functional murmurs, also called innocent murmurs, are noises made by the normal heart or its surrounding structures.
At least 80% of children have functional murmurs at some point during childhood. There is no reason to hold back at all!

In brief: Normal
Functional murmurs, also called innocent murmurs, are noises made by the normal heart or its surrounding structures.
At least 80% of children have functional murmurs at some point during childhood. There is no reason to hold back at all!
Dr. Alan Greene
Dr. Alan Greene
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Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Normal
Simply means noisy flowing of blood thru a valve; it doesn't need any action taken.

In brief: Normal
Simply means noisy flowing of blood thru a valve; it doesn't need any action taken.
Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
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