rale

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Synonyms for rale

a rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders)

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This finding occurred when only 60% of the patients were found to have fine moist rales on chest examination and 75% of patients had computed tomography examinations demonstrating pulmonary exudative changes.
Auscultation revealed moist rales, suggestive of aspiratory pneumonia.