c-v wave

c-v wave

Cardiology An abnormally prominent pulsation of the jugular vein in tricuspid valve insufficiency, variably accompanied by systolic liver pulsations, and a blowing systolic murmur in the 4th and 5th left parasternal spaces, which is more intense with inspiration
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