pericardial murmur


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per·i·car·di·al mur·mur

a friction sound, synchronous with the heart movements, heard in certain cases of pericarditis.

per·i·car·di·al mur·mur

(per'i-kahr'dē-ăl mŭr'mŭr)
A friction sound, synchronous with the heart movements, heard in some cases of pericarditis.

pericardial murmur

A friction sound produced within the pericardium.
See also: murmur