Abnormal breath sounds may indicate pneumonia or bronchitis.
What does BS stand for?
BS stands for Breath Sounds
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At the return visit to the emergency department, the patient exhibited decreased breath sounds, intercostal retractions, distension of the abdomen, and tachycardia.
FROM THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATED PROFESSIONAL, SLEEP SOCIETIES MINNEAPOLIS--An automated analysis of tracheal breath sounds while awake was predictive of obstructive sleep apnea judging from the findings of a small study.
There were bilateral decreased breath sounds with percussion dullness in the right hemithorax.
By October 8, she had decreased breath sounds over her right lung and a persistent cough.
His respiratory rate was 24 breaths/min with soft breath sounds but no added sounds.