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I felt bruit on my left side neck/1year ago echo showed moderate pulmonary HTN RVSP 43mmHg, and I'll repeat echo, will that appear in the next echo?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine

In brief: Bruit.

A bruit felt in the neck would imply an issue with blood flow through a carotid artery, which is not visualized in an echocardiogram.
You'd need a carotid doppler study to adequately visualize the carotid artery and thereby qualify this bruit you're feeling.

In brief: Bruit.

A bruit felt in the neck would imply an issue with blood flow through a carotid artery, which is not visualized in an echocardiogram.
You'd need a carotid doppler study to adequately visualize the carotid artery and thereby qualify this bruit you're feeling.
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