Intermediate Lung Sounds
Egophony - e

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Position:Chest wall
Skin and Ribs

Blended View

When the patient voices 'Eeee', the auscultated sound will be either an 'e' or an 'a'. This sound is the egophony 'e', which is heard over healthy areas. Use the slider to reveal the healthy areas of the lungs.

Anatomy Module 202