Chapter 11: Respiratory system
Flashcard maker : Ben Powell
What is another term for respiratory distress syndrome?
Hyaline membrane disease
What is the medical term for a sore throat?
What is the medical term for the common cold?
What is the medical term for hoarseness?
Which disease is associated with coal miners?
Which breathing pattern may lead to hyperventilation?
What is the term for spitting up blood?
Collecting pleural fluid by passing a needle into the pleural space is known as:
Temporary cessation of breathing is termed:
What is the term used for difficulty breathing?
An accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity is called:
An endoscopic exam of the bronci:
Collection of air or gas in the pleural cavity:
High pitched sound caused by airway obstruction is called:
Process of examining by application of hands or fingers to the external surfaces of the body:
The use of fingers to tap the body lightly but sharply to determine size and position of organs:
Surgical removal of the palatine tonsils:
Process of listening to the sounds within the body, performed with a stethoscope:
What is the term used for without symptoms:
Hairlike projections that sweep particles toward the throat:
A sharp knife-like pain is associated with ____ which also produces a rubbing sound:
Pleuritis or Pleurisy
An inflamed voice box is called:
Insufficient oxygenation of the blood:
A bacterial infection characterized by caseous necrosis in the lung tissue:
Severe diabetic acidosis can lead to ____ which are gasping type of respiration:
What nerve stimulates the diaphragm?
What is another name for a dry cough?
A productive cough brings up:
What is the medical term for brown lung disease?