[ hahy-poh-fuh-nee-sis, -foh- ]
/ ˌhaɪ poʊ fəˈni sɪs, -foʊ- /
a sound of less than usual intensity in percussion or auscultation.
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Medicine definitions for hypophonesis
[ hī′pō-fō-nē′sĭs ]
A noticeable diminution of the perceived sound in auscultation or percussion.
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