5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a voice impairment including hoarseness, weakness, or loss of voice.
- b Excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchi
- c Inglammation of the visceral and parietal pleura in the toracic cavity.
- d The cavity located between the lungs.
- e Accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Progressive loss of lung function due to a decrease in the total number of alveoli, the enlargement of the remaining alveoli, and then the progressive destruction of their walls.
- Accumulation of air or gas in the pleural spacecausing the lung to collapse.
- Abnormally slow rate of respiration; usually less than 10 breathes per minute.
- Inflammation of the pharynx; also known as a sore throat.
- Creating an opening into the trachea and inserting a tube to facilitate the passage of air or the removal of secretions.
5 True/False Questions
laryngoplegia → Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the ears, nose, and throat.
tracheotomy → Usually an emergency procedure in which an incision is made into the trachea to gain acdess to the airway below a blockage.
pneumonectomy → Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
asthma → The condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function.
epistaxis → Spitting of blood or bloodstained sputum derived from the lungs or bronchial tubes as the result of a pulmonary or bronchial hemorrhage.