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Ch 12 Respiratory

respiratory words

bronchogram record of the bronchus
bronchitis inflammation of a bronchus
bronchoplasty surgical repair of a bronchus
bronchoscope instrument to view inside of bronchus
bronchospasm involuntary muscle spasm of bronchus
bronchial pertaining to a bronchus
bronchiectasis dilated bronchus
diaphragmatic pertaining to the diaphragm
laryngectomy removal of the voice box
laryngitis inflammation of the voice box
laryngoplasty surgical repair of the voice box
laryngoscope instrument to view voice box
laryngeal pertaining to the voice box
laryngoplegia paralysis of the voice box
lobectomy removal of a (lung) lobe
oximeter instrument to measure oxygen
anoxia condition of no oxygen
hypoxemia insufficient oxygen in the blood
hypoxia insufficient oxygen condition
pleurocentesis puncture of the pleura to withdraw fluid
pleurectomy removal of the pleura
pleurodynia pleura pain
pharyngitis throat inflammation ( sore throat)
pharyngeal pertaining to the throat
nasopharyngitis nose and throat inflammation
pulmonologist lung specialist
pulmonary pertaining to the lung
rhinitis inflammation of the nose
rhinomycosis abnormal condition of nose fungus
rhinoplasty surgical repair of the nose
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