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Examination of the Lungs – Clinical Examination

Examination of the Lungs – Clinical Examination

Examination of the Lungs Examination of the lungs is best performed with the patient sitting down and the upper body undressed. Inspection can already yield signs for pulmonary conditions, such as a barrel chest caused by emphysema. Additional diagnostic clues include an altered respiratory rate, an imbalance between inspiration and expiration, or signs of dyspnea, …

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