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Mediastinal Crunch

Mediastinal Crunch



Auscultation Sounds

auscultation sound from lesson
waveform





Position

Patient position
The patient's position should be supine.

Listening Tips

Systole:Crunching sound, louder during inspiration
Features:Auscultate over mitral area and left sternal border


Waveform (Phonocardiogram)

Observe

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Authors

These authors contributed the audio recordings and text found in this reference guide: Jon Keroes, MD,Diane Wrigley, PA, and David Lieberman.
Medically reviewed by Dr. Barbara Erickson, PhD, RN, CCRN.

Sources


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