5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Protective Swallowing Mechanisms
- acute respiratory distress syndrome
- a Also known as an ENT, is a physician with specialized training in the diagnoses and treatment of diseases and disorders of the ears, nose, throat, and related structures of the jead and neck.
- b ARDS
- c -During swallowing, the soft palate, which is the muscular posterior portion of the roof of the mouth, moves up and backward to close off the nasopharynx. This movement prevents food or liquid from going up into the nose.
-At the same time, the EPIGLOTTIS, which is a lid-like structure located at the base of the tongue, swings downward and closes off the laryngopharynx so that food does not enter the trachea and the lungs.
- d Means larynx
- e Inflammation of the pharynx; also known as a sore throat.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Is the loss of the ability of the larynx to produce normal speech sounds.
- Is any change in vocal quality, including hoarseness, weakness, or the cracking of a boy's voice during puberty.
- Are formed where the trachea divides into two branches known as the Primary Bronchi. Because of the similarity of these branching structures to an inverted tree, this is referred to as the Bronchial Tree with one brach giong into each lung.
- Means abnirmal conditions.
5 True/False Questions
pulmonologist → Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the lungs and associated tissues.
nebulizer → Is the muscular posterior portion of the roof of the mouth.
phon/o → blue
empyema → accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
(per-TUS-is) → Is a thin, moist, and slippery membrane that covers the outer surface of the lungs and lines the inner surface of the rib cage.