5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Surgical removal of part of the pleura.
- b Condition in which the lung fails to expand because air cannot pass beyond the bronchioles that are blocked by secretions.
- c Accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity.
- d Absence of spontaneous respiration.
- e Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
5 Multiple choice questions
- An infectious disease caused by mycobacterium tuberculosi.
- Medical equipment that dispenses doses of medication in the form of a mist.
- Excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchi
- Chronic enlargement of bronchi or bronchioles resulting from an earlier lung infection that was not cured.
- Puncture of the chest wall with a needle to obtain fluid from the pleual cavity for diagnostic purposes, to drain pleural effusions or to reexpand a collapsed lung.
5 True/False questions
hypopnea → Abnormal increase in the depth and rate of the respiratory movements.
mediastinum → A chronic alleric disorder characterized by spisodes of severe breathing difficulty, coughing and wheezing.
pyothorax → Accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity.
cystic fibrosis → Genetic disorder in which the lungs are clogged with large amounts of abnormally thick mucus.
pleurisy → Inglammation of the visceral and parietal pleura in the toracic cavity.