fetal souffle

n.

A blowing murmur, synchronous with the fetal heartbeat, sometimes only systolic and sometimes continuous, heard on auscultation over the pregnant uterus.funic souffle

Nearby words

  1. fetal hydrops,
  2. fetal medicine,
  3. fetal membrane,
  4. fetal placenta,
  5. fetal position,
  6. fetal tissue implant,
  7. fetal tissue transplant,
  8. fetal warfarin syndrome,
  9. fetation,
  10. fetch


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