Diastolic Murmurs

Tricuspid Stenosis - Moderate

torso with stethoscope chestpiece
stethoscope chestpiece
maneuver
Maneuver:Supine
Chestpiece Position:Tricuspid
Chestpiece:Bell
Diastolic Murmurs: Tricuspid Stenosis - Moderate
In the cardiac animation take note of the turbulent blood flow from the right atrium into the right ventricle. Observe the moderately thickened tricuspid valve leaflets and the moderately enlarged right atrium. The excursion of the tricuspid valve leaflets is moderately decreased. For this condition the murmur intensity and tricuspid opening shap increase with inspiration.


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