NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 34 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. cyanosis
  2. asthma
  3. aspiration
  4. cystic fibrosis
  5. emphysema
  1. a permanent enlargement of gas exchange airways with destruction of alveolar walls
  2. b inflammatory response results in bronchial smooth musc spasm, vascular congestion, edema, production of thick mucous, impaired mucociliary function, thickening of airway walls and hyperresponsiveness; toxic neuropeptides cause acetylcholine-mediated bronchospasm
  3. c bluish discoloration of skin and mucous membranes; reduced hemoglobin in blood
  4. d autosomal recessive inherited disease on chromosome 7; causes abnormal expression of a protein affecting airway, bile duts, pancreas, sweat ducts and vas deferens
  5. e fluid of solids that have gotten into the lungs

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. inflammatory obstruction
  2. the subjective sensation of uncomfortable breathing, the feeling of being unable to get enough air
  3. alveolar ventilation exceeding metabolic demands; lungs remove CO2 faster than it is produced by cellular metabolism
  4. increased amount of CO2 in the blood: depression of respiratory center by drugs; diseases of the medulla;
  5. coughing up of blood or bloody secretions

5 True/False questions

  1. hypocapniadecreased amount of CO2 in the blood resulting from respiratory alkalosis

          

  2. pulmonary embolismocclusion of the pulmonary vascular ed by emboli, can cause lung infarction

          

  3. flail chestfractures causing instability of chest wall, paradoxic movent, impairs gas exchange

          

  4. signs of dyspneathe subjective sensation of uncomfortable breathing, the feeling of being unable to get enough air

          

  5. pulmonary edemaocclusion of the pulmonary vascular ed by emboli, can cause lung infarction

          

Create Set