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When examining the cardiovascular system it is
important to remember that the right ventricle lies
anteriorly and faces the sternocostal surface. In
certain conditions causing pulmonary hypertension,
the right ventricle is forced to work excessively
hard, and this can be felt as...

A heave on the precordium