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Black lung disease Anhrocosis
Without breathing Apnea
Lungs fail to expand completely Atelectasis
Absence of oxygen from he body's gases, blood, or tissues Anoxia
the condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function Asphyxia
Surgical repair of the bronchi Bronchoplasty
A bluish discoloration of the skin caused by lack of adequate oxygen Cyanosis
Any voice impairment Dysphonia
Closing off the trachea during swollowing Epiglottis
Coughing up blood Hemoptysis
Condition of having below-normal oxygen levels in the body tissues and cells Hypoxia
Paralysis of the larynx Laryngoplegia
The visual examination of the larynx Laryngoscopy
Involuntary contraction of the larynx Laryngospasm
Pain in the pleura Pleuralgia
Pertaining to the nose and the throat Nasopharynx
Surgical removal of part of the pleura Pleurectomy
Specilizes in the lungs Pulumonologist
Surgical repair of the nose Rhinoplasty
Inflammation of the sunises Sinusitis
Abnormally rapid rate of respiration(Rapid breathing) Tachypnea
Surgical puncture of the chest wall to remove fluid Thoracentiesis
Abnormal narrowing of the lumen of the trachea Tracheostenosis
Surgical suturing of the trachea Tracheorrhaphy
a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat Otolaryngologist
Created by: SSchabow