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4 Multiple choice questions

  1. loud rumbling sounds on ausculatation of chest; bronchi obstructed by sputum
  2. 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)
  3. continous high pitched whistling sound produced during breathing when air is forced through a narrow space; heard in asthma.
  4. area of dead tissue in the lung

4 True/False questions

  1. percussiontapping on the surface to determine the underlying structure


  2. ausculatationlistening to sounds within the body


  3. stridorstrained, high pitched inspirational sound


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