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auscultation

auscultation (aws-kul-ta´shun)

Listening to the sounds made by the various body structures as a diagnostic method. [L. ausculto, pp. -atus, to listen to]
immediate a. , direct a. a. by application of the ear to the surface of the body.
mediate a. a. performed with the use of a stethoscope.

 

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