Protodiastolic gallop | definition of protodiastolic gallop by Medical dictionary
gallop rhythm in which the gallop sound occurs in early diastole and is an abnormal third heart sound.
pro·to·di·a·stol·ic gal·lop (prō'tō-dī'ă-stol'ik gal'ŏp)
Rhythm in which the gallop sound is an abnormal third heart sound.
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The sound often is referred to as a protodiastolic gallop
or ventricular gallop.
Mild cyanosis, protodiastolic gallop
, apical 4/6 systolic murmur, hepatomegaly and jugular venous pulse were revealed on physical examination.