Medical Definition of Venous hum

1. A brief or continuous noise originating from the neck veins that may be confused with cardiac murmurs, particularly with the continuous murmur of patent ductus arteriosus. Synonym: bruit de diable, nun's murmur. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Venous Hum

venous angioma
venous angle
venous artery
venous blood
venous blood system
venous blood vessel
venous capillary
venous circle of mammary gland
venous congestion
venous cutdown
venous embolism
venous foramen
venous gangrene
venous grooves
venous heart
venous hum (current term)
venous hyperaemia
venous insufficiency
venous lakes
venous ligament
venous murmur
venous plexus
venous plexus of bladder
venous plexus of foramen ovale
venous plexus of hypoglossal canal
venous pressure
venous pulse
venous return
venous segments of liver
venous segments of the kidney

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