continuous murmur

n.

A murmur heard without interruption throughout systole and into diastole.

Nearby words

  1. continuous casting,
  2. continuous creation,
  3. continuous cutter,
  4. continuous function,
  5. continuous miner,
  6. continuous passive motion,
  7. continuous positive airway pressure,
  8. continuous positive pressure breathing,
  9. continuous positive pressure ventilation,
  10. continuous processing


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