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Crackles/rales left lung?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Causes include

Usually from fluid in the air sacs (called alveoli) or scarring around the alveoli.
Examples include heart failure, pneumonia and pulmonary fibrosis.

In brief: Causes include

Usually from fluid in the air sacs (called alveoli) or scarring around the alveoli.
Examples include heart failure, pneumonia and pulmonary fibrosis.
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