Intermediate Lung Sounds

Whispered Pectoriloquy - Healthy

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


Blended View


Lungs
While the patient whispers '1-2-3'....if this voice sound is not easily understood, then the chestpiece is over a healthy lung area. Discernable ‘1-2-3’ indicates an area of density, or less air filled. Use the slider to reveal the lungs with the normal area highlighted.