Infra-axillary


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In`fra-ax´il`la`ry


a.1.(Bot.) Situated below the axil, as a bud.
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Respiratory system examination revealed Tachypnoea, accessory muscles of respiration active, breath sounds diminished in right infra-axillary and infra-scapular areas.
In lower respiratory tract, trachea was slightly shifted to right side, breath sounds were absent on left infra-axillary, infrascapular, interscapular, and right infrascapular areas.
We recommend that the right-sided chest piece be situated laterally in the infra-axillary area to minimise the chance of tracheal breath sounds being mistaken for right-sided ventilation.
Chest examination revealed decreased movements on left side in inframammary, infra-axillary, and infrascapular areas.