Intermediate Lung Sounds

Vesicular - Diminished

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


Blended View


Lungs
Diminished vesicular sounds can be heard over the anterior and posterior chest walls in obese or elderly patients. This term would be used comparatively, auscultating from side to side.








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