Signs
 

Hyperresonant Percussion Note

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Overview

  • A hyperresonant chest percussion note suggests pulmonary hyperexpansion.
    • Causes of Hyperresonant Percussion Note

    • Asthma
    • Severe emphysema
    • Pneumothorax
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