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A 60-year-old man is evaluated for a murmur that was noted on a routine examination. He reports exertional dyspnea when walking up stairs. He has hypertension and takes lisinopril.
On physical examination, the patient is afebrile, blood pressure is 160/60 mm Hg, pulse rate is 90/min, and respiration rate is 16/min. Cardiac examination reveals a laterally displaced cardiac apex, soft S1, and absent S2. There is a grade 2/6 high-pitched blowing diastolic murmur at the left third intercostal space and a grade 1/6 rumbling mid-diastolic murmur at the apex.
Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
A. Aortic regurgitation
B. Mitral stenosis
C. Patent ductus arteriosus
D. Ruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm
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