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Chap8 Respiratory

Medical terminology chap 8 respiratory system MOD2 DONE

alveol/o alveolus
anthrac/o coal
atel/o incomplete
bronch/o bronchus
bronch/i bronchus
bronchiol/o bronchus
coni/o dust
epiglott/o epiglottis
laryng/o larynx
muc/o mucus
nas/o nose
orth/o straight
ox/i oxygen
pector/o chest
pharyng/o pharynx
phren/o diaphragm
pleur/o pleura
pneum/o lung; air
pulmon/o lungs
py/o pus
rhin/o nose
sinus/o sinus
spir/o breathe; breath
tonsill/o tonsils
thorac/o chest
trache/o trachea
eu- normal
-capnia carbon dioxide
-ectasis stretching; dilation
-phonia sound; voice
-pnea breathing
-ptysis coughing; spitting up
-(r)rhea discharge
-thorax chest
ARDS acute respiratory distress syndrome
CF cystic fibrosis
CO2 carbon dioxide
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
PFTs pulmonary function tests )measures your breath)
SARS severe acute respiratory distress syndrome
SOB shortness of breath
TB tuberculosis
URI upper respiratory (tract) infection
Created by: ShannaMegan