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Acondition in which there is a lack of oxygen
anoxia
The temporary cessation of breathing
apnea
Surgical repair of the bronchi
bronchoplasty
An instrument used to examine the bronchi
bronchoscope
The spitting up of blood
hemoptysis
Pertaining to the nose and chin
nasomental
Inflammation of the larynx
laryngitis
The process of breathing
inhalation
Difficulty breathing
dyspnea
Inflammation of the pharynx
pharyngitis
Inflammation of the lung
pneumonitis
Inflammation of the pleura
pleuritis
Discharge of the nose
rhinorrhea
An inherited disease that affects the pancreas,respiratory system, and sweat glands
cystic fibrosis
A visual examination of the larynx,trachea, and bronchi via a flexible bronchoscope and with the use of biopsy forceps tissues and secretions can be removed for further analysis
bronchoscopy
The visual examination of the larynx
laryngoscopy