4 year old with fainting episode

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History

4 year old girl has been having dizzy spells. Most recent was followed by a fainting episode.

Has complained of heart palpitations.


Exam

Use the auscultation button above to virtually auscultate this patient.


Auscultation Tips

Significant independent predictors of the presence of a confirmed cardiac lesion:

  • A loud murmur of intensity 3 or greater.
  • Best heard at the pulmonic location (2LICS).
  • Harsh sound.
  • Pansystolic murmur.
  • Systolic click.
  • Abnormal second heart sound - fixed splitting during respiration.