Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to atrial gallop: pulmonary area
gallop cadence in which the gallop sound in late diastole is an audible fourth heart sound due to forceful ventricular filling following atrial systole.
Synonym(s): atrial gallop
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
atrial gallopFourth heart sound, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.