Basics of Lung Sounds

Bronchial

maneuver image
Maneuver:Seated
Position:Chest wall
Chestpiece:False
Skin and Ribs


Blended View


Lungs
Bronchial breath sounds are considered abnormal if heard over the peripheral lung fields. Bronchial breath sounds other than close to the trachea may indicate pneumonia, atelectasis, pleural effusions.