Vocal fremitus


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Related to Vocal fremitus: vocal resonance, tactile fremitus
(Med.) the perceptible vibration of the chest wall, produced by the transmission of the sonorous vibrations during the act of using the voice.

See also: Vocal

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Other findings were reduced chest movements, impaired note on percussion, bronchial breathing, increased vocal fremitus and vocal resonance and pleural rub.
Percussion note was dull with increased vocal fremitus. There was no air entry in the left lung.
Respiratory examination revealed asymmetrical chest with tracheal shift towards the left, diminished movement and vocal fremitus on the right side with dull note in the mammary, infraaxillary and infrascapular region.