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5 Matching questions

  1. emia
  2. thoracotomy
  3. brady bradypnea
  4. eu eupnea
  5. cyanosis
  1. a A surgical incision that opens the chest for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.
  2. b blood condition
  3. c slow slow breathing (-pnea)
  4. d good normal normal breathing (-pnea)
  5. e Bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes caused by the prescence of reduced hemoglobin

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. air lung collection of air or gas in the pleural cavity
  2. Surgery involving the rib cage and structures contained within the chest.
  3. bad, painful, difficult difficulty in speaking ; hoarsness Teh suffix -phonia means "voice"
  4. Insertion of a nedle between the ribs and into the pleural space.
  5. abnormal condition

5 True/False questions

  1. alveolarpertaining to (-ar) the microscopic air sacs (alveoli) at the end of the bronchioles


  2. hypo-without


  3. auscultationuse of the stethoscope to listen to sounds within the body, especially in the chest neck and abdomen; used to detect crackels or wheezes in the lungs, pleural rubs, and other physiological phenomena.


  4. pharyngoscopyvisual examination (-scopy) of the throat


  5. pulmonary embolus (PE)Blood clot or other mateial that travels through the bloodstream and lodges in the pulmonary vessels. Blood or heart.


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