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The pediatric physical examination: Chest and abdomen

Jan E Drutz, MD
Section Editor
Teresa K Duryea, MD
Deputy Editor
Mary M Torchia, MD


Examination of the chest and abdomen in children will be reviewed here. Other aspects of the pediatric physical examination are discussed separately.

(See "The pediatric physical examination: General principles and standard measurements".)

(See "The pediatric physical examination: HEENT".)

(See "The pediatric physical examination: Back, extremities, nervous system, skin, and lymph nodes".)

(See "The pediatric physical examination: The perineum".)

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