sounds courtesy of Dr David Cugell
American college of chest physicians
You are going to be presented with various breath sounds. First listen to the
sound. Then proceed to answer the questions. Click to view the correct
- 1.Describe the breath sound.
- 2.Which pathological process is it
indicative of ?
- 3.List conditions when you may hear this
You were listening to a patient with Asthma.
- Intrathoracic narrowing of airways during expiration
Sounds may be heard in the following conditions:
- Diffuse obstruction
- Focal obstruction