friction rub

friction murmur


noun
  1. med the sound, heard through a stethoscope, made by the rubbing together of the two inflamed layers of pericardium in patients with pericarditis or of pleura in patients with pleurisy

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How to use friction rub in a sentence

  • In the same way the friction rub has a stimulating effect upon the nerves.

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  • First exercise, then employ the friction rub, and then bathe.

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