First Heart Sounds

First Heart Sound - Decreased Intensity

torso with stethoscope chestpiece
stethoscope chestpiece
maneuver
Maneuver:Supine
Chestpiece Position:Mitral
Chestpiece:Diaphragm
First Heart Sounds: First Heart Sound - Decreased Intensity
A decrease in the vigor of contraction of the left ventricle causes decreased intensity first heart sound.


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