Bruit de diable

Bruit de diable --> venous hum

(Science: cardiology clinical sign) 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, nuns murmur.

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