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Unit 4

Hyperventilation Over breathing; the condition of having too much air flowing into and out of the lungs; leads to hypocapnia
Petctus Excavatum A chest that is hollowed out
Computed Tomography An imaging procedure for recording pulmonary blood vessel activity
Tonsillitis Inflammation of the tonsils
Asthma A disease causing episodic narrowing and inflammation of the airway
Gingivostomatitis Inflammation of the mouth and gums
Jaundice Yellowing of skin, tissue, and fluids caused by increased levels of bilirubin in the blood
Hernia Rupture or protrusion of an organ through the wall that normally contains it
Cholelith Gallstone; literally “a stone in the bile”
Colonoscopy Procedure for looking at the colon
Cystorrhexia Rupture of the bladder
Urinalysis (UA) Analysis of the urine to determine presence of abnormal elements
Oligospermia Condition characterized by low sperm production
Ultrasonography Imaging procedure using high-frequency sound waves
PKD Poly cystic kidney disease
Created by: Brooke George
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