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Tubes that bifurcate from the windpipe?
Bronchi
singular for Bronchiols
Upper most portion of the lung?
Apex
ends with X
Space between the lungs in the chest?
Meddiastinum
Sounds like medium
Nasopharyngeal lumphatic tissue?
Adenoids
Starts with an A
What is Pulmonary parenchyma?
Alveoli and brochioles
Two words
Removal of the voice box?
Larungectomy
Has to do with the larnex
Phren/o means?
Diaphragm
Dia
Medical term for a condition of decreased oxygen in the blood?
Hypoxemia
Hy
Type of pneumoconiosis?
Asbestosis
tosis
What means breathing is easier in an upright position?
Orthopnea
Or
Collection of pus in the pleural cavity?
Pyothorax
Pyo
Sharp, short blows to the surface of the chest?
Percussion
Per
The "P" in DPT stands for?
Pertussis
Per
Stridor occurs in which upper respiratory disorder?
Croup
five letter word
Difficult breathing?
Dyspnea
Dys