TITLE

lubb-dupp

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1267
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "lubb-dupp" is presented. Lubb-dupp refers to the two sounds heard in auscultation of the heart and which are technically referred to as S1 (lubb) and S2 (dupp). The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234531

 

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