Dyspnea and pleuritic pain Cough and tachycardia Fourth heart sound and fever Rales and hemoptysis 3. Which finding is NOT common in patients with pulmonary embolism?
In addition, they may experience a nonproductive cough, and lung sounds may reveal wheezes or fine rales in the bases. Hemoptysis can occur, although it is rare.
The most common symptoms and signs included dyspnea (73%), tachypnea (70%), pleuritic pain (66%), rales (51%), cough (37%), tachycardia (30%), fourth heart sound (24%), increased