Chapter 9 Respiratory System Diseases and Disorders

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1. 
Without pain
 
Analgesics
 
2. 
Against fever
 
Antipyretics
 
3. 
Without breathing
 
Apnea
 
4. 
measurement of the amounts of carbon dioxide and oxygen in the blood
 
Arterial blood gases
 
5. 
a chronic dilation of the bronchus
 
Bronchiectasis
 
6. 
Procedure to look into the bronchus
 
Bronchoscopy
 
7. 

condition of unknown pathogenesis, usually is related to poor distal circulation and oxygenation.

 
Clubbing
 
8. 
Difficulty breathing
 
Dyspnea
 
9. 
Coughing up blood
 
Hemoptysis
 
10. 
Low blood oxygen level
 
Hypoxemia
 
11. 
low oxygen
 
Hypoxia
 
12. 
difficulty breathing in a lying position
 
Orthopnea
 
13. 
sputum or excessive mucus is brought up and expelled
 
Productive cough
 
14. 
abnormal musical sounds heard on inspiration, often called crackles
 
Rales
 
15. 
Runny nose
 
Rhinorrhea
 
16. 
dry rattling sounds in the bronchi due to obstruction of the airways
 
Rhonchi
 
17. 
fluid or secretions coughed up from the lungs
 
Sputum
 
18. 
Rapid breathing
 
Tachypnea
 
19. 
insertion of a tube to withdraw air and assist in reexpanding the lung
 
Thoracentesis
 
20. 
Produced by partial obstruction of the airways
 
Wheezing