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Related to mitral area: tricuspid area
the region of the chest over the apex of the heart, where the sounds, normal or pathologic, produced at the mitral valves are usually heard most distinctly.
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Area of the chest wall over the apex of the heart where mitral valve sounds are heard best (usually between intercostal spaces 5–6 to the left of the midclavicular line).
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