Auscultation of the heart

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Aortic valve area

2nd intercostal space, right sternal border

Pulmonic valve area

2nd ICS, left sternal border

Erb's point

3rd ICS, left sternal border

tricuspid valve

4th ICS, left sternal border

mitral valve area/apical pulse

5th ICS, left midclavicular line


louder at apex, over tricuspid & mitral valves

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