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George Osikoya A&P 2

Respiratory System

Define Respiration Process by which gas exchanged b/n the atmosphere & the body's cells.
Describe three basic processes(events) of respiration. (1) Pulmonary Ventilation- The inhalation and exhalation of air (2) External (pulmonary) respiration- Exchange of gases between the alveoli (lungs) & the blood (pulmonary capillaries) (3) Internal (tissue) respiration- Exchange of gases between blood in
Define otorhinolaryngology Study of ears, nose and throat.
List function of the internal functions of the nose. -Olfaction (smelling). -Respiration (breathing). -Filtration of dust. -Humidification of inspired air.
Define epistaxis Nose bleed
What is the anatomical name the: throat, wind pipe, & voice box, give the function of the stucture. ~The throat (Pharynx)-it is a passageway of both air and food. ~Wind Pipe (Trachea)- to allow inhaled air to travel into&out of the lungs. ~Voice box (Larynx)- part of respiratory tract guarding passage to airways leading to the lungs.
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