Jasminka Criley

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Murmur

I. Problem/Condition. Heart murmurs result from disturbed or turbulent blood flow, and can be caused by higher than usual flow, or lower than usual viscosity (e.g., anemia). Murmurs can be present at birth (congenital) or develop later in life. As many as 30-75% of children prior to age 18 have been noted to have a…

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