As nouns the difference between inspection and auscultation
is that inspection
is act of examining something, often closely while auscultation
is (medicine) diagnosis of disorders by listening to the sounds of the internal organs, usually using a stethoscope.
* (l) (obsolete)
Act of examining something, often closely.
Organization that checks that certain laws or rules are obeyed.
- Upon closer inspection, the animal turned out to be a dolphin, not a shark!
- The inspection fined the restaurant's owner because the kitchen was dirty.
(medicine) Diagnosis of disorders by listening to the sounds of the internal organs, usually using a stethoscope.
* 1973, , Death as a Fact of Life , George J. McLeod, (1973), p. 22
- The movement was also responsible for the recognition of several new signs of death such as fixed, dilated pupils and auscultation of the heart.