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Respitory System!

Which two groups are the organs in the breathing system divided into. Upper and lower respiratory
The openings for air nostrils
what supports the nose bone and cartilage
Passage way for food and air Pharynx
What's located in the upper respitory nose,nasal cavity,paranasal sinuses, and pharynx
What's located in the lower respitory larynx,trachea,bronchial tree, and lungs
Entire process of exchanging gases between the atmosphere and body respiration
conducts air and helps prevent foregin objects from entering the trachea the larynx
what is the larynx made out of muscles and cartilage
what is the larynx lined with mucous membrane
what does the larynx contain vocal cords
Helps prevent foods and liquids from entering the trachea The glottis and epiglottis
Where is the pharynx located behind the nasal cavity,oral cavity, and layrnx
extends into the thoracic cavity anterior to the esophagus.It divides into right and left bronchi trachea
consists of branched air passages that lead from the trachea to the air sacs bronchial tree
3 parts of the pharynx nasopharynx,oropharynx, and laryngopharynx
windpipe trachea
smallest conducting nasal passage way bronchioles
seperates the oral and nasal cavities palate
Major nerve,stimulating the diaphragm pheneric nerve
Food passageway posterior to the Trachea Esophagus
Closes off the larynx during swallowing epiglottis
Acutal siteof gas exchanges alveoli
pleural layer covering the thorax walls parietal pleura
pleural layer covering the lungs visceral pleura
Lumen of larynx glottis
Fleshy lobes in the nasal cavity which increase its surface area. conchae
Lack or cessation of brathing apena
Normal breathing in terms of rate and depth eupnea
labored breathing, or air hunger Dyspena
chronic oxygen deficiency hypoxia
condition characterized by increased mucus production, which clogs respitory passageways and prompts coughing. chronic bronchitis
respiratoy passageways narrowed by bronchiolar spasms. asthma
Together called COPD asthma,Emphysema,and chronic bronchitis
strongly associated with cigerette smoking,outlook is poor lung cancer
infection spread by airborn bacteria, a recent alarming increase in drug users and aids victims. tuberculosis
Created by: philomena1126