Chapter 12 - Respiratory System


Respiratory S Ystem Me
Changes are done, please view the flashcard.

Preview Flashcards

FrontBack
ADENOID
 
NASOPHARYNGEAL LYMPHATIC TISSUE
APEX
 
THE UPPERMOST PORTION OF THEY LUNG
ASBESTOSIS
 
A TYPE OF PNEUMOCONIOSIS; DUST PARTICALS ARE INHALED
ATELACTASIS
 
COLLAPSED LUNG
BRONCHI
 
TUBES THAT BIFURCATE FROM THE WINDPIPE
BRONCHIOALVEOLAR LAVAGE
 
FLUID IS INJECTED INTO THE BRONCHI AND THEN REMOVED FOR EXAMINATION
BRONCHOGENIC CARCINOMA
 
MALIGNANT NEOPPLASM ORIGINATING IN A BRONCHUS
BRONCHOSCOPY
 
AN ENDOSCOPIC EXAM OF THE LUNGS
CHRONIC BRONCHITIS
 
INFLAMMATION OF TUBE LEADING FROM THE TRACHEA OVER A LONG PERIOD OF TIME
COPD
 
AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION ASSOCIATED WITH EMPHYSEMA AND CHRONIC BRONCHITIS
CYSTIC FIBROSIS
 
INHERITED DISEASE OF EXOCRINE GLANDS LEADING TO AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION
EMPHYSEMA
 
HYPERINFLATION OF AIR SACS WITH DESTRUCTION OF ALVEOLAR WALLS
ENDOTRACHIAL TUBE
 
TUBE THAT IS PLACED THROUGH THE MOUTH TO THE TRACHEA TO ESTABLISH AN AIRWAY
EPIGLOTTIS
 
LID-LIKE PIEVE OF CARTILAGE THAT COVERS THE LARYNX, PREVENTING FOOD FROM ENTERING THE LARYNX DURING SWALLOWING
EPISTAXIS
 
NOSE BLEED
EXPECTORATION
 
MATERIAL EXPELLED FROM THE LUNGS
HYPERCAPNIA
 
HIGH CARBON DIOXIDE LEVELS IN THE BLOOD
LARYNGECTOMY
 
REMOVAL OF THE VOICE BOX
LUNG SCAN
 
RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL IS INJECTED OR INHALED AND IMAGES ARE RECORDED
MEDIASTINUM
 
SPACE BETWEEN THE LUNGS IN THE CHEST
ORTHOPNEA
 
BREATHING IS EASIER IN AN UPRIGHT POSITION
PERTUSSIS
 
WHOOPING COUGH; BACTERIAL INFECTION OF THE PHARYNX. THE P IN DPT
PULMONARY ABSCESS
 
LOCALIZED AREA OF PUS FORMATION IN THE LUNGS
PYOTHORAX
 
COLLECTION OF PUS IN THE PLEURAL CAVITY
THORACENTESIS
 
CHEST WALL IS PUNCTURED WITH A NEEDLE TO OBTAIN FLUID FROM THE PLEURAL SPACE
TRACHEA
 
WINDPIPE
TRACHEOSTOMY
 
OPENING INTO THE TRACHEA THROUGH THE NECK TO ESTABLISH AN AIRWAY
HYPOXEMIA
 
LOW LEVELS OF OXYGEN IN THE BLOOD
Enter Password

  

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Upgrade