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Medical Terminology

Unit 11 - Self Assessment - Respiratory System

Which combining form word part means diaphragm or mind? pleuro, pneumo, phreno, ptysis phreno
What does the abbreviation DVT stand for? Deep Vein Thrombosis
Pneumonia can be cause by; virus, infection, fungi, all the above? all the above
The tiny air sacs which allow oxygen to pass through them and to eventually be transported to the body are: Bronchi, Bronchioles, Aveoli, Nares Aveoli
Identify the part of the respiratory system that is NOT included in the lower respiratory tract; Trachea, Bronchi, Lungs, Pharynx Pharynx
Which of the following is an inherited disease of the mucus and sweat glands? Cystic fibrosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, primary pulmonary hypertension, Bronchitis Cystic Fibrosis
Inflammation of the throat is called? Pharyngitis, laryngitis, rhinitis, tracheitis Pharyngitis
What is the lung condition associated with a sudden blockage in an artery in the lung that is usually the result of a blood clot forming in the leg that breaks loose and travels through the bloodstream to the lung. Pulmonay embolism
Identify the condition that causes the inside walls of the airways to become sore, swollen, and narrow, results in the lungs taking in less air, and may result in wheezing. Asthma
The lining between the lungs and the chest wall is called the; phonia, phrena, septa, pleura pluera
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