Cardiac Murmur Evaluation
- Irregular heart rate
- Leg swelling (bilateral)
- Swollen neck veins
- High blood pressure
- Sounds of lung congestion
Less common findings in someone with a heart murmur include:
Testing is required to find the cause of a heart murmur.
Tests that may be used to evaluate a heart murmur may include:
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PubMed Cardiac Murmur References
- Frommelt MA. Differential diagnosis and approach to a heart murmur in term infants. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2004 Aug;51(4):1023-32, x. 
- Pelech AN. The cardiac murmur. When to refer? Pediatr Clin North Am. 1998 Feb;45(1):107-22. 
- Smith KM. The innocent heart murmur in children. J Pediatr Health Care. 1997 Sep-Oct;11(5):207-14.