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The singular form of bronchi is...
The smaller segments of the bronchus are called..
Surgical repair of cartilage...
Any disease of cartilage..
Tumor (or tumor-like growth) of cartiliage..
When an emergency situation warrants the creation of an opening into the trachea, the procedure performed is...
The surgical procedure meaning forming an opening (mouth) into the trachea is...
Softening of the trachea..
Disease of the trachea
Surgical repair of the trachea...
narrowing of the trachea..
Tracheolaryngotomy is an incision of the _ and _
trachea and larynx
Inflammation of the bronchi...
Involuntary contraction or twitching of the bronchus
Narrowing or stricture of the bronchi...
A chronic dilation of the bronchi is called
Chronic pneumonia or flu may result in a chronic dilation of the bronchi. The medical term for this condition is...
Patients with asthma experience wheezing caused by bronchial spasms. The medical term for this condition is bronchiospasm or
Small clusters of grapelike air sacs of the lungs..
The clusters of air sacs at the end of the bronchial tree are called
The entire process of gas exchange between the atmosphere and body cells is called...
Respiration occurs in two processes
1. external respiration 2.internal respiration
occurs each time we inhale. Process results in a gas exchange between the air-filled chambers of the lungs and the blood in the pulmonary capillaries.
exchange of gases between the blood and body tissue cells.
Gas exchange between the body and the outside environment is called...
Gas exchange at the cellular level between the blood and body tissue cells is called...
Pneumonitis is an _ of the _
5th leading cause of death in the US. Acute inflammation and infection of the lungs in which the alveoli fill with secretions..
pneumon/o means_ or _
A word meaning excision of a lung..
herniation of the lung
Disease of the lung
Abnormal condition of the lungs...
Excision of a lung..
Pneumocentesis is a surgical puncture to aspirate the
An abnormal condition of black lung caused by inhalation of black dust, which is a disease common among coal miners...
Lungs are divided into _ lobes.
How many lobes are in the right lung?
How many lobes are in the left lung?
A person with lung cancer may undergo a lobectomy, which is an _ of a lobe.
excision or removal
Inflammation of the lobe
Incision of the lobe..
Excision of the lobe
Each lung is enclosed in a double-folded membrane called the
A pain in the pleura is known as
pleurodynia or pleuralgia
Inflammation of the pleura
Hernia or swelling of the pleura
inflammation of the pleura
The pleura becomes inflamed when a person has
-algia and -dynia refer to
bad, painful, difficult
A term that literally means without breathing...
Painful or difficult breathing
A condition in which there is labored breathing in any posture except in the erect sitting or standing position.
Incision of the chest
To remove fluid from the thoracic cavity, a surgical puncture of the chest..