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Old 03-25-2011
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Stethoscope The 8 S's of Innocent Murmurs

Murmurs: innocent murmur features 8 S's:
Soft
Systolic
Short
Sounds (S1 & S2) normal
Symptomless
Special tests normal (X-ray, EKG)
Standing/ Sitting (vary with position)
Sternal depression
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Thanks of the nice mnemonic, also have a look here
Pathologic Versus Innocent Murmurs
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