amphoric rale

n.

A sound heard during auscultation and associated with the movement of fluid in a lung cavity communicating with a bronchus.

Nearby words

  1. ampholytic,
  2. amphophil,
  3. amphophilic,
  4. amphora,
  5. amphoric,
  6. amphoric resonance,
  7. amphoriskos,
  8. amphoteric,
  9. amphotericin,
  10. amphotericin b


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