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murmurs

result of a leaking or stenotic (narrow) valve

2

unsplit

another name for normal heartbeat

3

cause of 1st and 2nd heart sounds

1st: closing of AV valves
2nd: closing of SL valves

4

places to listen

right sternal border between ribs 2 and 3: aortic area
left sternal border between ribs 2 and 3: pulmonary area
left sternal border between ribs 5 and 6: tricuspid area
left mid-clavicle line between ribs 5 and 6: mitral area