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Common Terms of the Respiratory System

Term Definition
aer/o air
alveoli/o air sac
bronch/i,o bronchus
bronchiol/o bronchiloe
-centesis puncture to withdraw fluid
cyan/o blue
diaphragmat/o diaphragm
-ectasis expand
epiglott/o epiglottis
lob/o lobe
laryng/o larynx
mediastin/o mediastinum
nas/o nose
ox/o oxygen
pulmon/o lung
pleur/o pleura
pector/o chest
pharyng/o pharynx
phren/om diaphragm
pneumato/o lung or air
pneum/o lung or air
phon/o voice
sinus/o sinus
steth/o chest
spir/o breathing
trache/o trachea or windpipe
thorac/o chest
tonsil/o tonsils
Created by: kate8686