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capn/o
-capnia
carbon dioxide
coni/o
dust
orth/o
straight
phon/o
voice; sound
phren/o
diaphragm; mind
spir/o
to breathe
tel/o
complete
thorac/o
chest
-sphyxia
pulse
-thorax
chest; pleural cavity
-dynia
pain
-em
in
PPD
purified protein derivative
DOE
dyspnea on exertion
PND
paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea
VATS
video assisted thoracic surgery
NSCLC
non-small cell lung cancer
ARDS
acute resp distress syndrome
PFT's
pulmonary function tests
This symptom means that a pt has difficulty breathing and becomes sob when exercising
DOE
Pt's w/ CHF and pulm edema experience this symptom when they recline in bed
PND
Visual exam of the chest via endoscope and a video monitor
VATS
A group of symptoms resulting in acute respiratory failure
ARDS
Chronic bronchitis and emphysema are examples of this
COPD
Spirometer is used for these respiratory tests
PFT's
Chronic bronchitis and asthma are examples of this
obstructive lung disease
Myasthenia gravis and muscular dystrophy are examples of neuromuscular conditions that produce this
restrictive lung disease