Respiratory System

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alveoli

air sacs that open and close and accept the oxygen, gas exchange between oxygen and carbon dioxide

trachea

wind pipe, leads to bronchi

bronchi

main passage to lungs

epiglotis

flap that keeps food/liquid from going down windpipe

gases

gas exchange, carbon dioxide, oxygen

diaphram

a muscle that helps lungs open and close

larynx

voice box

lung cancer

cancer (abnormal growth of unhealthy cells) to your lungs

emphysema

a disease of the alveoli caused by the tar from cigarettes

pnemonia

an infection in the lungs filled with fluid

asthma

harder to breath due to constricted airways

lungs

suck in oxygen, main organ in respiratory system

cilia

small hairs that filter your air

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