regurgitant murmur

[ rē-gûrjĭ-tənt ]

n.

A murmur due to leakage or backward flow at one of the valvular orifices of the heart.

Nearby words

  1. regulatory risk,
  2. regulatory sequence,
  3. reguline,
  4. regulo,
  5. regulus,
  6. regurgitate,
  7. regurgitation,
  8. regurgitation jaundice,
  9. rehab,
  10. rehabilitant


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