Heart click

With the advent of newer, non-invasive imaging techniques, the origin of other, so-called adventitial sounds or heart clicks has been appreciated. These are short, high-pitched sounds.

  • Aortic and pulmonary stenosis may cause an ejection click[4] immediately after S1.

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