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Diastolic Murmur

 
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Overview

A diastolic murmur is an abnormal cardiac sound that is present during diastole, between S2 and S1. 
Note whether the murmur occurs in early, mid or late diastole.
  • Causes of Diastolic Murmur

  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Mitral stenosis
  • Pulmonary regurgitation
  • Tricuspid stenosis
Early diastolic - aortic or pulmonary regurgitation
  • Diastolic Murmur
Mid-diastolic - mitral stenosis
  • Diastolic Murmur
Late diastolic / presystolic - tricuspid stenosis
  • Diastolic Murmur
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