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SPI320: Med Terms 4

Interpreter Prep: Bilingual Terminology - Respiratory System

Pulmones lungs
Tráquea trachea
Laringe larynx
Lóbulo lobe
Bronquio bronchus
Bronquiolo bronchiole
Alveolo alveolus
Senos paranasales sinuses
Fosa nasal nostril
Tabique nasal nasal septum
Cuerdas vocales vocal cords
Epiglotis epliglottis
Faringe pharynx
Pleura pleura
Membrana mucosa mucous membrane
Disnea dyspnea
Membrana del tímpano eardrum
Retracción retraction
Inspirar / inhalar to inhale (breathe in)
Espirar / exhalar to exhale (breathe out)
estertor rale
esputo sputum
flema phlegm
Estar ronco to be hoarse
Diafragma diaphragm
la tos cough
toser to cough
sibilancia / silbido wheezing
Asma asthma
Bronquitis bronchitis
Bronquiolitis bronchiolitis
enfisema emphysema
Virus respiratorio sincitial Respiratory Sincitial Virus (RSV)
Tuberculosis tuberculosis (TB)
Pulmonía / neumonía pneumonia
Infecciones del sistema respiratorio superior upper respiratory infections (URI)
Embolia pulmonar pulmonary embolism
Enfermedad pulmonar obstructiva crónica (EPOC) Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Falla respiratoria respiratory failure
Apnea del sueño sleep apnea
Colapso del pulmón collapsed lung
Sofocación choking
Cáncer del pulmón lung cancer
Hipertensión pulmonar pulmonary hypertension
Aspiración aspiration
sofocar / asfixiar to choke
atragantarse to choke [on something]
Oximetría pulse oxymetry (pulse ox)
Espirómetro spirometer
Radiografía del pecho chest x-ray
Pruebas de la función pulmonar Pulmonary Function Test (PFT)
Gasometría sanguínea blood gasses
Escanografía de ventilación perfusión ventilation/profusion scan (V/Q scan)
Tratamientos de la respiración breathing treatments
Inhalador / bomba / pompa inhaler
Nebulizador nebulizer
Rehabilitación de ejercicio exercise rehabilitation
polisomnografía / estudio del sueño sleep study
Respiración con presión positiva continua Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Respiración con presión positiva de dos niveles Bi-level Positive Airway Pressure (BiPAP)
Respirador respirator
Ventilador ventilator
Trasplante del pulmón lung transplant
Albuterol albuterol
Broncodilatador brochodilator
Prednisona prednisone
Corticoide corticoid
Expectorante expectorant
Antitusígeno antitussive
Anticoagulantes anticoagulants (blood thinners)
Antibióticos antibiotics
sangre oxigenada oxygenated blood
sangre desprovista de oxígeno deoxygenated blood
mascarilla mask
cámara chamber
inhalación puff
respiración agitada faster/deeper breaths
neumólogo pulmonologist
neumología pulmonology
Created by: Flamboe