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1

what tests are done to examine the ears

inspect outer ear - verbalize
scratch test
weber and rinne
otoscope exam

2

what are the steps of the otoscope exam

palpate auricles for tenderness
inspect canals - cerumen, discharge, redness
inspect tympanum - color, light reflex, bulging/refraction, effusion

3

what tests are done to examine the nose

inspect external
inspect inside nares with light outside the nose
inspect nose with otoscope - septum deformity, discharge, mucosa, polyps

4

what tests are done to examine the throat

inspect - mouth, lips, teeth, gums, palate, buccal mucosa, oropharynx, salivary duct

5

what tests are done to examine the sinuses

palpate for tenderness - frontal, maxillary