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Stack #35983

Mod D Unit 4 Words Thompson Institute hbg

a- without
-al pertaining to
bronch/o bronchus
-centesis surgical puncture
cyan/o bluish
dys- difficult, bad
hyper- above
hypo- below
-ia abnormal condition
-itis inflammation
laryng/o larynx
or/o mouth
-osis abnormal condition
pharyng/o pharynx
pleur/o pleura
-pnea breathing
pneumon/o lung
pulmon/o lungs
rhin/o nose
-scopy to view
sinus/o sinus
thorac/o chest
trache/o trachea
apnea temporary absence of breathing
bronchoscopy examination of the interior of the bronchii
cyanosis bluish discoloration of the skin
dyspnea difficulty breathing
laryngitis inflammation of the larynx
laryngopharynx lower of the pharynx
pharyngitis inflammation of the pharynx
pleural double folded membrane that lines the thoracic cavity
pneumonia inflammation of the lungs
sinusitis inflammation of the sinus
thoracentesis the use of a needle to collect pleural fluid
AFB acid fast bacilli
AP anteroposterior
bronchiectasis chronic expansion of a bronchus
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
diaphragm muscle separating the abdomen from the thoracic cavity
diptheria a serious infectious disease, with a white coating over the nose
pertussis whooping cough
pneumothorax a collection of air in the pleural cavity
tuberculosis an infectious disease caused by bacteria
URI upper respiratory infection
Created by: shady123