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52 Possible Causes for Increased Tactile Fremitus, Rales

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    fremitus - Consolidation would increase the transmission of vocal vibrations and manifest as increased tactile fremitus. ( ) dullness to percussion CXR: patchy, segmental[] S. pneumoniae, H. influenzae (consolidation, no rales) * What types are typically bronchopneumonia?[] Investigations for Bacterial Pneumonia Physical exam where the doctor listens to the patient's chest using a stethoscope for abnormal chest sounds such as rales, wheezing[]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    Increased vibration of the chest when speaking, known as tactile fremitus, and increased volume of whispered speech during auscultation can also indicate fluid. [14] When[] In the absence of an obvious predisposition, the abrupt onset of a self-limited illness characterized by dyspnea, cyanosis, and low-grade fever associated with diffuse rales[] Aspiration pneumonia shows the following signs: fever, tachypnea, tachycardia, decrease in breath sounds, rales, hyporexia, and/or hypotension.[]

  • Bronchiectasis

    RA, SLE) irritable bowel disease immunodeficiency Presentation Symptoms chronic, productive cough purulent, yellow or green sputum hemoptysis Physical exam rales wheezes rhonchi[]

  • Lung Abscess

    (right over the abscess) increased tactile & vocal fremitus, crackles & rhonchi, dull percussion note, bronchial breath sounds, diminished breath sounds what are the results[]

  • Paragonimiasis

    […] consumption of raw or undercooked crayfish in U.S. freshwater river systems where P. kellicotti is endemic when evaluating patients presenting with unexplained fever, cough, rales[] The physical exam showed diffuse rales in both hemithoraces.[] Physical findings included rales and dullness to percussion, clubbing (one patient), and lack of fever or respiratory distress.[]

  • Lipid Pneumonia

    […] physical examination can be no signs, Or have fever, shortness of breath, chest auscultation was voiced, can be heard bronchial or bronchial alveolar breath sounds and wet rales[]

  • Viral Pneumonia

    […] shows that there was significant difference between the two groups in the effect initiating time on such symptoms as fever, cough, copious sputum, shortness of breath, and rales[] Examination reveals scattered rhonchi and rales upon auscultation of the chest.[] Physical exam findings often reveal tachypnea, diffuse rales, and wheezes and may reveal cyanosis and hypoxemia.[]

  • Staphylococcal Pneumonia

    Early diminished breath sounds, scattered rales, and rhonchi are commonly heard over the affected lung.[]

  • Legionnaires' Disease

    Examination of the lungs may initially reveal focal rales that will eventually become diffuse.[] Rales were present in one third of the lung fields bilaterally and Percussion revealed dullness at the base of the right lung, with poor air entry in the right lower base.[]

  • Pneumonic Plague

    Pulmonary exam shows significant rales and rhonchi. Pulse is 110. Respirations are 28. Social history shows that she attended a major sporting event 3 days ago.[] BP 105/75 •A little bit of simulated blood should be placed at the corner of the patient’s mouth to demonstrate hemoptysis •Pulmonary exam reveals significant rales and rhonchi[]

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