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4 Multiple choice questions

  1. sudden attack of difficult breathing associated with lying down at night (caused by congestive heart failure and pulmonary edema as the lungs fill with fluid)
  2. loud rumbling sounds on ausculatation of chest; bronchi obstructed by sputum
  3. area of dead tissue in the lung
  4. fluid in the pleural cavity

4 True/False questions

  1. stridorstrained, high pitched inspirational sound


  2. rales (crackles)scratching sound produced by pleural surfaces rubbing against each other (caused by inflammation or tumor cells)


  3. percussionpus filled


  4. purulentmaterial expelled from the respiratory tract by deep coughing and spitting