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Lung Sounds

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Bronchial Soundsharsh, high pitched, and loud. heard above manubrium over the trachea
Bronchovesicularmedium in loudness, medium pitch. heard over main bronchi
Vesicularsoftest,lowest in pitch. heard over the lower bronchi, the bronchioles, and lobes
Fine Crackleshigh pitched crackling sounds, usually heard at bases of lower lobes
Coarse Cracklesloud, low pitched bubbling sound heard over trachea and large bronchi
Rhonchicontinuous low pitched snoring sounds located over bronchi
Wheezescontinuous high pitched musical sounds located in all lung fields
Stridorloud continous high pitched crowing located over trachea
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