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vesiculotympanitic resonance in Medicine

vesiculotympanitic resonance

(vĕ-sĭk′yə-lō-tĭm′pə-nĭtĭk)
n.
  1. A sound, partly tympanitic, partly vesicular, obtained by percussing the lung cavity of an individual with pulmonary emphysema.
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