The Respiratory System (Chapter 7)
The heart, aorta, esophagus, and trachea are located in the ___________.
The __________ acts as a lid over the entrance to the esophagus.
The innermost layer of a pleura is known as the ________ ______.
The _______ sinuses are located just above the eyes.
The smallest divisions of the bronchial tree are the ___________.
During respiration, the exchange of gases takes place through the walls of the _______.
The term meaning spitting blood or blood-stained sputum is __________.
Grinder's disease is the lay term for _________.
The term _________ means an abnormally rapid rate of respiration.
The term meaning any vocie impairment is _________.
first division of the pharynx
second division of the pharynx
third division of the pharynx
The exchange of gases within the cells of the body is known as ________.
The term that describes the lung disease caused by cotton, flax, or hemp dust is __________.
The form of pneumonia that can be prevented through vaccination is _________ pneumonia.
The term commonly known as shortness of breath is _______.
The emergency procedure to gain access below a blocked airway is called a ___________.
The thick mucus secreted by the tissues that line the respiratory passages is called ______.
The medical term meaning an accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity is _______.
the medical name for the disease commonly known as the whooping cough is _________.
The medical term for the condition commonly known as TB is ____________.
One of the terms used to describe the common cold is _______________.
upper respiratory infection
sudden infant death syndrome
smoker's respiratory syndrome
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
acute respiratory distress syndrome
The term meaning the act of drawing a foreign substance into the upper respiratory tract is __________.
The term meaning abnormally rapid deep breathing is ________________.
The term meaning the surgical repair of the trachea is _____________.
The diaphragm is relaxed during __________.
Durign a/an ______ attack, the muscles of the airways contract.
The term meaning an absence of spontaneous respiration is _____.
The sudden spasmodic closure of the larynx is a/an ____________.
The term meaning the escape of fluid into a body cavity is ________.
The term meaning pain in the pleura or side is _________.
The term meaning bleeding from the lungs is ______________.