Krö·nig area(krĕr'nig ar'ē-ă)
The narrow straplike portion of the resonant field that extends over the shoulder, connecting the larger areas of resonance over the pulmonary apex in front and behind.
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[Georg Krönig, Ger. physician, 1856–1911]
Resonant region in the thorax over the apices of the lungs.
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