" ...and progressive dyspnea. She has a history of sulfa allergy. Physical examination reveals diffuse crackles and rhonchi. X-ray of the chest shows... "
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Crackles & Rhonchi
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" ... Intercostal and suprasternal retraction. There are a few crackles in the bases. No rhonchi or areas of s/l 'consibulation'. TO REMOVE... "
" ...me to stop? I can't remember! Argh! Thank goodness for the internet - I may not have a final diagnosis, but I've become an expert on the differences between rales, rhonchi and stridor... "
" ...progressive shorness of breath. Bilateral crackles and rhonchi are heard on auscultation of the chest. He has a pseudomonal infection. Treatment with multiple antibiotics... "
" ...I was more conerned with bad vs good lung sounds. As a medic I need to know rales vs rhonchi to help with treatment decisions, one less thing to worry about. I also guard my scope with... "
" ...to teach, but after spending 15 minutes trying to explain the difference between rhonchi and rales to an ER nurse and why the poor dehydrated patient could have fluid,... "
" ...ultimately leading to intubation. It's one thing to listen to textbook recordings of rales, rhonchi, etc. than to be out in the field appreciating those findings for yourself... "
" ...has USUALLY more BILATERAL, diffuse, crackles, rhonchi, wheezing of this LOWER respiratory ...suspect a bacterial origin, treat with Penicillin or amoxicillin. But if you think... "
" I am a bit hard of hearing too. I ended up going with the master ...most of my issues now relate to differentiating between rales and rhonchi haha I guess it depends on how hard of... "
" ...during the past year. he smokes two packs of cigarates daily for 30 years.Temp. is 38.9 C. rhonchi & crackles are heared. CXR shows consolidation of Rt lower lobe . what is the most likely cause of... "
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