Overview

friction murmur


Related Overviews

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medicine and Health

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(friction rub) a scratching sound, heard over the heart with the aid of the stethoscope, in patients who have pericarditis. It results from the two inflamed layers of the pericardium rubbing together during activity of the heart.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.