Arrhythmogenic RV Dysplasia
Arrhythmogenic RV DysplasiaThis is an example of Arrhythmogenic RV Dysplasia heard at the tricuspid area. This is a familial abnormality which is associated with replacement of the right ventricle with fibro-fatty tissue. In this condition there is marked enlargement of the right ventricle with decreased vigor of contraction. The first and second heart sounds are normal. There is a pansystolic rectangular murmur caused by regurgitant turbulent flow from the right ventricle into the right ventricle.
The patient's position should be supine.
Listening TipsSystole:Continuous murmur
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