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area between the lungs
mediastinum
lining of lung
pleura
very important for breathing
diaphragm
activates diaphrahm
phrenic nerve
COPD
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
COLD
chronic obstructive lung disease
paroxysmal
suddenly
mucolytics
breaks down mucus
bronchodilators
make bronchi bigger
inflammation of bronchi
chronic bronchitis
expectorants
cough up mucus
air sacs expand but dont go back like they should
emphysema
orthopnea
straight breathing