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Cough Sounds 


Cough is the most frequent symptom for which patients seek medical advice.1 Differentiating between normal respiratory sounds and abnormal ones is important for establishing an accurate medical diagnosis.2 Respiratory sounds diagnosis is explained through an interesting case study.



  1. Smith JA, Ashurst HL, Jack S, et al. The description of cough sounds by healthcare professionals. Cough. 2006 Jan 25;2:1.
  2. Andrès E, Gass R, Charloux A, et al. Respiratory sound analysis in the era of evidence-based medicine and the world of medicine 2.0. J Med Life. 2018;11(2):89-106.

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