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Enlargements of the nasal concha that interfere with air passage and sinus drainage, and eventually lead to sinusitis
An infection that develops in the connective tissue between the capsule of the tonsil and the constrictor muscle of the pharynx
A test that monitors a client's respiratory and cardiac status while he or she is asleep to determine the nature of sleep apnea
Sleep Apnea Syndrome
A phenomenon characterized by frequent, brief episodes of respiratory standstill during sleep
A surgical opening into the trachea into which a tracheostomy or laryngectomy tube is inserted; may be temporary or permanent
inserted through the nose or mouth into the trachea to provide a patent airway for clients who cannot maintain an adequate airway on their own
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