TITLE

rattle

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1854
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rattle" is presented. It refers to a coarse crackle that is heard during auscultation of the chest. Rattle helps to know the presence of excessive airway secretions.
ACCESSION #
21243514

 

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