crepitant rale

noun

Medical Definition of crepitant rale

: a peculiar crackling sound audible with inspiration in pneumonia and other lung diseases

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“Crepitant rale.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/crepitant%20rale. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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