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1

What are the three types of "added sounds"?

Crackles, wheezes, and friction rub

2

Breath sounds are loudest and have the longest expiratory phase over which air fields?

Large: bronchi and bronchioles

3

Where will you find the bronchia/main bronchi?

2nd parasternal/paraspinal ICS

4

Where will you find the bronchovesicular/large bronchioles?

3rd - 4th parasternal/paraspinal ICS

5

The terminal airways and alveolar areas are called what?

vesicular

6

What sounds encompass most of the air fields?

vesicular sounds

7

Lungs are considered to be clear if what?

No crackles, wheezes, of friction rubs
Amplitude of breath sounds are not increased, decreased, or absent.

8

If there is increased breath sounds it is known as what?

Displaced bronchial breath sounds

9

Crackles aka what?

rales