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Glossary for Fine crackles heard at the lung bases

Medical terms related to Fine crackles heard at the lung bases or mentioned in this section include:

  • ARDS: Acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • Acute bronchitis: Respiratory inflammation of the bronchi leading to the lungs
  • Asthma: A condition which is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal dyspnoea
  • Breath sound symptoms: Breathing sounds like wheezing or stridor.
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Bronchiectasis: Chronic bronchiole dilation from secretions and blockages.
  • Cellophane -type crackles: are the clicking, rattling, or crackling noises heard on auscultation of the lung caused by the"popping open" of small airways and alveoli collapsed by fluid, exudate, or lack of aeration during expiration
  • Cellophane-like crackles: are the clicking, rattling, or crackling noises heard on auscultation of the lung caused by the"popping open" of small airways and alveoli collapsed by fluid, exudate, or lack of aeration during expiration
  • Chest pain: Any chest pain must be considered as cardiac in origin until proven otherwise.
  • Chronic bronchitis: A condition which is characterized by the chronic inflammation of ones or more of the bronchi
  • Congestive heart failure: A condition which is characterized by breathlessness due to oedema and congestion of the lungs
  • Crackles: are the clicking, rattling, or crackling noises heard on auscultation of the lung caused by the"popping open" of small airways and alveoli collapsed by fluid, exudate, or lack of aeration during expiration
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Lung conditions: Various conditions affecting the lungs or related airways.
  • Lung sound symptoms: Sounds originating from the lungs.
  • Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
  • Pulmonary edema: A condition which is characterized by engorgement of the pulmonary vessels and transudation of fluid into the alveoli
  • Pulmonary fibrosis: A scarring condition that affects the lungs
  • Rales: are the clicking, rattling, or crackling noises heard on auscultation of the lung caused by the"popping open" of small airways and alveoli collapsed by fluid, exudate, or lack of aeration during expiration
  • Rattling noises: are the clicking, rattling, or crackling noises heard on auscultation of the lung caused by the"popping open" of small airways and alveoli collapsed by fluid, exudate, or lack of aeration during expiration
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat

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