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Definition of Vocal fremitus
Vocal fremitusVocal Vo"cal, a. [L. vocalis, fr. vox, vocis, voice: cf. F.
vocal. See Voice, and cf. Vowel.]
1. Of or pertaining to the voice or speech; having voice;
endowed with utterance; full of voice, or voices.
To hill or valley, fountain, or fresh shade, Made
vocal by my song. --Milton.
2. Uttered or modulated by the voice; oral; as, vocal melody;
vocal prayer. ``Vocal worship.' --Milton.
3. Of or pertaining to a vowel or voice sound; also, ?poken
with tone, intonation, and resonance; sonant; sonorous; --
said of certain articulate sounds.
(a) Consisting of, or characterized by, voice, or tone
produced in the larynx, which may be modified, either
by resonance, as in the case of the vowels, or by
obstructive action, as in certain consonants, such as
v, l, etc., or by both, as in the nasals m, n, ng;
sonant; intonated; voiced. See Voice, and Vowel,
also Guide to Pronunciation, [sect][sect] 199-202.
(b) Of or pertaining to a vowel; having the character of a
Vocal cords or chords. (Anat.) See Larynx, and the Note
under Voice, n., 1.
Vocal fremitus [L. fremitus a dull roaring or murmuring]
(Med.), the perceptible vibration of the chest wall,
produced by the transmission of the sonorous vibrations
during the act of using the voice.
Vocal music, music made by the voice, in distinction from
instrumental music; hence, music or tunes set to words,
to be performed by the human voice.
Vocal tube (Anat.), the part of the air passages above the
inferior ligaments of the larynx, including the passages
through the nose and mouth.
Meaning of Vocal fremitus from wikipedia
- this sign. Tactile fremitus
by many other names including pectoral fremitus
, tactile vocal fremitus
, or just vocal fremitus
, is a vibration
of the thorax
on the affected
side Vocal fremitus
on the affected
is dull in the affected...
- (αἴξ aix, aig-) in reference
to the bleating quality
of the sound. Vocal fremitus
"egophony" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary Salvatore Mangione
- English include
"toy boat”, "Scooby Doo", and “blue balloons". Vocal fremitus Tactile fremitus
- fluid, diminished breath sounds
on the affected
side, decreased vocal resonance
(though this is an inconsistent
sign), and pleural...
- parenchyma. Types include egophony
and bronchophony. Whispered pectoriloquy Vocal fremitus
Orient, Jane M.; Sapira, Joseph
D. (2010). Sapira's Art & Science
- effusion: dullness
on percussion, diminished
or absent breath sounds
and vocal fremitus
, and egophony
at the level
of the pleural
liquid. Light microscopy
- Play media Speech
is human vocal communication using
language. Each language
uses phonetic combinations
and consonant sounds
that form the sound...
- be perceived
(like a booming
drum), and vocal resonance
and tactile fremitus
can both be noticeably
decreased. Importantly, the volume...
- consolidation. Increased vibration
of the chest
when speaking, known
as tactile fremitus
, and increased volume
of whispered speech during auscultation
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