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12/1 GI/resp list

12/1 Gastrointestinal and few resp terms

QuestionAnswer
DYSTROPHY progressive degeneration of a body tissue such as muscle ( caused by lack of nourishment)
HYPERTROPHY Growth side of organ increase in size
ATROPHY wasting , decrease size of the body organ or tissue. shrinking
BRADYPNEA slow breathing
TACHYPNEA fast breathing
DYSPNEA difficulty breathing, labored breathing
ORTHOPNEA difficulty breathing while lying down, but relieve when person standing.
EUPNEA NORMAL RESPIRATION, UNLABORED
GASTROCOLITIS INFLAMMATION OF STOMACH AND COLON
ENTEROCOLITIS INFLAMMATION OF INTESTINE AND COLON
PYELONEPHRITIS INFLAMMATION OF KIDNEY AND UPPER RENAL PELVIS AREA
CHEILOSTOMATOPLASTY surgical repair of mouth and lips
GASTROPLASTY surgical repair of the stomach or lower esophagus
RHINOPLASTY surgical repair of the nose
PYELOLITHIASIS calculi stone in the renal pelvis
CHOLELITHIASIS calculi stone in the gallbladder
CHOLEDOCHOLITHIASIS calculi stone in the common bile duct
NEPHROLITHIASIS CALCULI STONE IN THE KIDNEY
UROLITHIASIS CALCULI STONE IN THE URINARY TRACT
Created by: healthjuniors
 

 



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