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Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD, modest):


                         S1    S.Mur     S2       diastole        S1      murm  S2         
Two heart beats.


Single heart beat. This is very high in intensity murmur -abnormal.


Murmur Frequency. 115- to 225 Hz -- abnormal.



 

Intensity 327%, grade 5 murmur -clearly abnormal (Christmas tree
type). Duration is 90% - occupies almost entire systole --abnormal.


Energy Signature visually clearly abnormal.


                                    S1  mur   S2
Power is clearly abnormal.



Instantaneous murmur frequency shows 110Hz to 210Hz range -
abnormal.

Conclusion: because of pansystolic duration and high amplitude,
VSD is much more likely than aortic stenosis or sub-aortic
stenosis.

Heart Sound was taken from the Ears On Auscultation Program
and Database, www.corsonics.com (D.L. Roy, MD; B. Holt)

 

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