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What is White lung?
ARDS
Chest collapses during inspiration during this type of respiration?
paradoxical
What is bloody sputum called
hemoptyosis
What is an abbreviation for inhaled medication therapy?
NMT
What is a treatment for repeat pneumothorax?
Pleurodesis
What is a blister on the lung?
Bleb
When referring to the chest, what abbreviation is commonly used?
AP
What are hormones produced by tumors?
ectopic
What is the term for therapy in addition to the standard therapy?
adjuvant
What blood tests measure oxygenation?
ABG
What is unable to react, as in skin testing?
anergy
Drainage on infected tonsils is:
Exudate
What is blood in the chest?
Hemothorax
Prednisone is what?
A potent antiinflammatory
Albuterol is what?
Beta adrenergic bronchodialator