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Reduced Vocal Resonance

June 24th, 2019


Reduced resonance of vocal sounds on auscultation of the chest.
  • Significance

  • Occurs due to reduced density within the lung parenchyma.
  • Causes of Reduced Vocal Resonance

  • Pneumothorax
  • Emphysema
  • Haemothorax
  • Pleural effusion
  • Obesity
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