Crepitation: A specific term used by doctors to describe an abnormal sound heard when listening for breath sounds during examination of the chest. It denotes a fine bubbling sound that resembles the noise heard on rubbing hair between the fingers.
...Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH)1
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