Auscultation in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Auscultation

the action of listening to sounds from the heart, lungs, or other organs, typically with a stethoscope, as a part of medical diagnosis

Examples of Auscultation in a sentence

It was through auscultation that the listening medical doctor was able to detect a slight heart murmur in the patient.  🔊

Using a stethoscope to listen to the girl’s stomach, auscultation allowed the internal specialist to hear positive digestive sounds.  🔊

Because the patient’s breathing sounded abnormal during auscultation, the physician suggested that more tests be run to determine the cause of the wheezing.  🔊

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