5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Cheyne-Stokes respiration
- a Acute respiratory syndrome in children and infants characterized by obstruction of the larynx, hoarseness, and a barking cough.
- b Surgical removal of the larynx.
- c Medication that expands the opening of the passages into the lungs.
- d Pattern of alternating periods of rapid breathing, slow breathin, and the absence of breathing.
- e Acuste infectious disease of the trroat and upper respiratory tract caused by the presence of diphtheria bacteria.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Genetic disorder in which the lungs are clogged with large amounts of abnormally thick mucus.
- Visual examination of the larynx using a laryngoscope.
- Accumulation of air or gas in the pleural spacecausing the lung to collapse.
- Shallow or slow respiration.
- Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the ears, nose, and throat.
5 True/False questions
tracheotomy → Creating an opening into the trachea and inserting a tube to facilitate the passage of air or the removal of secretions.
asbestosis → Spitting of blood or bloodstained sputum derived from the lungs or bronchial tubes as the result of a pulmonary or bronchial hemorrhage.
polysomnography → Accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
asthma → A chronic alleric disorder characterized by spisodes of severe breathing difficulty, coughing and wheezing.
pharyngoplasty → Surgical repair of the pharynx.