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5 Matching Questions

  1. steth stethoscope
  2. apnea
  3. bronch bronchospasm
  4. anoxia hypoxia
  5. external respiration
  1. a Absence or deficiency of oxygen in the tissues.
  2. b bronchus (plural, bronchi) involuntary contraction or twitching (-spasm) of the smooth muscle in the bronchi This condition causes narrowing of the airway and occurs in asthnma and bronchitis
  3. c chest instrument (-scope) used to transmit sounds produced by the body
  4. d tempory cessation of breathing or respirations
  5. e the exchange of gases between the air in the lungs and the bloodstream

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. the uppermost cartilage which closes over the top of the larynx during swalling to prevent food entry into the airway
  2. lobe excision (-ectomy) of a lobe of any organ or gland
  3. visual examination (-scopy) of the throat
  4. surgical repair (-plasty) of the nose to correct an anatomic defect or for cosmetic purposes
  5. Bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes caused by the prescence of reduced hemoglobin

5 True/False Questions

  1. oxoxygen


  2. anoxemia hypoxemiaAbsence or deficency of oxygen in the blood.


  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. hypo-under, below


  5. cronic obstructive pulmonary didease COPDLocalized colledtion of puss in the lunngs.


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