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Flashcards in Lung - Conditions Deck (6):
1

A chest cold is called?

Acute bronchitis

2

What causes an acute bronchitis?

A viral infection 95% of the time

3

What added sounds are seen in acute bronchitis?

Early crackles (large airway crackles and wheezes.

4

In acute bronchitis, do the crackles clear with coughing?

yes

5

What would the ribcage movements be with acute bronchitis?

Equal bilaterally

6

Bronchopneumonia is usually caused by what?

A bacterial infection