Bronchophony Bron*choph"o*ny, n. [Gr. ? windpipe + ? sound.] A modification of the voice sounds, by which they are intensified and heightened in pitch; -- observed in auscultation of the chest in certain cases of intro-thoracic disease. [1913 Webster]

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  • Bronchophony — SignSymptom infobox Name = Bronchophony ICD10 = ICD10|R|09|8|r|00 ICD9 = ICD9|786.7 Bronchophony, also known as bronchiloquy, is the abnormal transmission of sounds from the lungs or bronchii. It is a general sign, detected by auscultation. The… …   Wikipedia

  • bronchophony — Increased intensity and clarity of voice sounds heard over a bronchus surrounded by consolidated lung tissue. SEE ALSO: tracheophony. SYN: bronchial voice. [broncho + G. phone, voice] whispered b. SYN: whispered pectoriloquy. * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • bronchophony — bron·choph·o·ny …   English syllables

  • bronchophony — n.; see vocal resonance …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • bronchophony — äfənē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary bronch + phony; probably originally formed as French bronchophonie : the sound of the voice heard through the stethoscope over a healthy bronchus and over other portions of the chest …   Useful english dictionary

  • Бронхофония (Bronchophony) — см. Резонанс вокальный. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • whispered bronchophony — see under pectoriloquy …   Medical dictionary

  • Brph — bronchophony …   Medical dictionary

  • Brph — • bronchophony …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • БРОНХОФОНИЯ — (bronchophony) см. Резонанс вокальный …   Толковый словарь по медицине

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