Named heart murmurs and their causes

  1. Carey Coombs murmur– Mid diastolic murmur, in rheumatic fever
  2. Austin Flint murmur– mid- late diastolic murmur,in  Aortic Regurgitation.
  3. Graham- Steel murmur– high pitched, diastolic, in pulmonary regurgitation.
  4. Rytands murmur – mid diastolic atypical murmur, in Complete heart block.
  5. Docks murmur-diastolic murmur, Left Anterior Descending(LAD) artery stenosis.
  6. Mill wheel murmur– due to air in RV cavity following cardiac catheterization.
  7. Stills murmur– inferior aspect of  lower left sternal border, systolic ejection sound, vibratory/musical quality,in subaortic stenosis, small VSD

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