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Vesicular - Normal

Lung Sounds Lesson

maneuver
Seated
torso and chestpiece
Diaphragm



Vesicular breath sounds are soft and low pitched with a rustling quality during inspiration and are even softer during expiration. These are the most commonly auscultated breath sounds, normally heard over the most of the lung surface. They have an inspiration/expiratory ratio of 3 to 1 or I:E of 3:1.
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