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clos·ing snap

the accentuated first heart sound of mitral stenosis, related to closure of the abnormal valve.
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clos·ing snap

(klōz'ing snap)
The accentuated first heart sound of mitral stenosis, related to closure of the abnormal valve.
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closing snap

The intense first heart sound heard in mitral stenosis.
See also: snap
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