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21 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System - Anatomy
Breathing Normally
Nares
Pharynx
Three parts of the pharynx
Breathing through the nose
Nostrils singular- naris
Muscular tube
Nasopharynx, oropharynx and laryngopharynx
Breathing Normally
Breathing through the nose
Nares
Nostrils singular- naris
54 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
Nose
-nas/o ... -rhino/o
•Primary Function ... -Exchanges air during inhaling and exhalin…
Nose
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
12 terms
Medical Terminology Respiratory System-Diseases and Anatomy
Oropharynx
Auscultation
Exudate
Pulmonology
Section of pharynx that is located posterior to mouth
Using a stethoscope to listen to sounds made by the organs of…
Effusion that is high in protein and commonly contains blood…
Medical specialty concerned with disorders of the respiratory…
Oropharynx
Section of pharynx that is located posterior to mouth
Auscultation
Using a stethoscope to listen to sounds made by the organs of…
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
Nose
-nas/o ... -rhino/o
•Primary Function ... -Exchanges air during inhaling and exhalin…
Nose
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
15 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
bronch-
-centesis
laryngo-
-meter
windpipe
puncture
larynx
Instrument used to measure
bronch-
windpipe
-centesis
puncture
25 terms
Medical Terminology: The Respiratory System
tachy-
in-
ex-
dys-
fast
in
out
difficult
tachy-
fast
in-
in
75 terms
Medical Terminology Respiratory System
atel/o
bronch/o bronchi/o
cyan/o
-ectasis
incomplete
bronchial tube or bronchus
blue
enlargement
atel/o
incomplete
bronch/o bronchi/o
bronchial tube or bronchus
19 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
alveolus
apex of lung
base of lung
bronchus
a tiny air sac in the lungs.
tip or summit of the lung
bottom or lower part of the lung
distal end of trachea splits into left and right main bronchi…
alveolus
a tiny air sac in the lungs.
apex of lung
tip or summit of the lung
75 terms
Medical Terminology Respiratory System
bronch/o
laryng/o
nas/o
ox/y
bronchial tube, bronchus
larynx, throat
nose
oxygen
bronch/o
bronchial tube, bronchus
laryng/o
larynx, throat
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
54 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
Nose
-nas/o ... -rhino/o
•Primary Function ... -Exchanges air during inhaling and exhalin…
Nose
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
114 terms
Medical Terminology- Respiratory System
a-, an-
brady-
dys-
eu-
without (prefix)
slow (prefix)
difficult, painful (prefix)
normal, good (prefix)
a-, an-
without (prefix)
brady-
slow (prefix)
54 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
Nose
-nas/o ... -rhino/o
•Primary Function ... -Exchanges air during inhaling and exhalin…
Nose
Structures of the Respiratory System
Structures of the Upper Respiratory Tr…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
33 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
bronch/o
laryng/o
pharyng/o
pleur/o
bronchus
larynx
pharynx
side, ribs
bronch/o
bronchus
laryng/o
larynx
21 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolus
apex of lung
base of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
bottom or lower part of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolus
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
21 terms
respiratory system medical terminology
brady
bronch
centesis
tachy
slow
windpipe
puncture
fast
brady
slow
bronch
windpipe
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
21 terms
Medical Terminology List 5 - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolus
apex of lung
base of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
bottom or lower part of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolus
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
Medical Terminology- Respiratory System
Nose
Nasal Septum
Paranasal Sinuses
Pharynx
Line with mucous membrane and fine hairs. It acts as a filter…
Partitions separating the right and left nasal cavities.
Air cavities within the cranial bones that open into the nasa…
Serves as a food and air passageway. Air enters from the nasa…
Nose
Line with mucous membrane and fine hairs. It acts as a filter…
Nasal Septum
Partitions separating the right and left nasal cavities.
114 terms
Medical Terminology- Respiratory System
a-, an-
brady-
dys-
eu-
without (prefix)
slow (prefix)
difficult, painful (prefix)
normal, good (prefix)
a-, an-
without (prefix)
brady-
slow (prefix)
62 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Nose
turbinate
Sinus
Paranasal sinuses
It is a protuberance in vertebrates that houses the nostrils,…
(or nasal concha) is a long, narrow and curled bone shelf (sh…
A sinus is a sack or cavity in any organ or tissue, or an abn…
Paranasal sinuses are air-filled spaces, communicating with t…
Nose
It is a protuberance in vertebrates that houses the nostrils,…
turbinate
(or nasal concha) is a long, narrow and curled bone shelf (sh…
11 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
Sputum
Inspiration
Expiration
Wheeze
Phlegm, coughed up mass of salivary matter and mucus.
Inhalation of air into the lungs or to breathe in
Exhalation of air from the lungs or to breathe out
Hoarse whistling sound produced with difficulty in breathing
Sputum
Phlegm, coughed up mass of salivary matter and mucus.
Inspiration
Inhalation of air into the lungs or to breathe in
20 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
Aer/o
alveol/o
bronch/o
coni/o
air
alveoli
bronchus
dust
Aer/o
air
alveol/o
alveoli
32 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
bronch/o
laryng/o
pharyng/o
pleur/o
bronchus
larynx
pharynx
side, ribs
bronch/o
bronchus
laryng/o
larynx
155 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
92 terms
Medical terminology - Respiratory system
adenoid/o
alveol/o
bronch/o, bronchi/o
bronchiol/o
adenoids - lymphatic tissue in nasopharynx, pharyngeal tonsils
alveolus, air sac
bronchial tube, bronchus
bronchiole, small bronchus
adenoid/o
adenoids - lymphatic tissue in nasopharynx, pharyngeal tonsils
alveol/o
alveolus, air sac
72 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory system
Alveo/o
Alveoli
Anthrac/o
Aspirat/o
(Combining form) small, hollow air sac
Terminal air sacs that constitute the gas exchange surface of…
(Combining form) coal
(Combining form) to draw in
Alveo/o
(Combining form) small, hollow air sac
Alveoli
Terminal air sacs that constitute the gas exchange surface of…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoid
alveolar macrophage
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoid
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
adenoids
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
alveolus
apex of lung
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
a general term referring to a small cavity or depression; an…
tip or summit of the lung
adenoids
the soft mass of flesh between the back of the nose and the t…
alveolar macrophage (dust cell)
A free mononuclear cell of the lower respiratory tract, which…
44 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Nose
turbinate
Sinus
Paranasal sinuses
It is a protuberance in vertebrates that houses the nostrils,…
(or nasal concha) is a long, narrow and curled bone shelf (sh…
A sinus is a sack or cavity in any organ or tissue, or an abn…
Paranasal sinuses are air-filled spaces, communicating with t…
Nose
It is a protuberance in vertebrates that houses the nostrils,…
turbinate
(or nasal concha) is a long, narrow and curled bone shelf (sh…
35 terms
Medical Terminology: The Respiratory System
Adenoid/o
Alveol/o
Bronch/o
Bronchiol/o
Adenoid
Alveoli
Bronchial Tube
Bronchiole
Adenoid/o
Adenoid
Alveol/o
Alveoli
68 terms
Medical Terminology: The Respiratory System
Respiration
Ventilation
inspiration
expiration
O2/CO2 exchange
Inspiration & exhalation
inhalation
exhalation
Respiration
O2/CO2 exchange
Ventilation
Inspiration & exhalation
69 terms
respiratory system, Medical Terminology
Ablation
Adenoidectomy
Apnea
Asphyxia
removal or destruction of brain tissue in a surgical procedure
Removal of the adenoids
cessation of breathing
lack of oxygen
Ablation
removal or destruction of brain tissue in a surgical procedure
Adenoidectomy
Removal of the adenoids
59 terms
Medical anatomy respiratory system
Cilia
Alveoli
Mucous
Adenoids
Hairs in the nose that warm and filter the air ... Microscopic h…
Clusters of air sacs at the end of bronchioles where the actu…
Warm moisten and filter air
Pharyngeal tonsils
Cilia
Hairs in the nose that warm and filter the air ... Microscopic h…
Alveoli
Clusters of air sacs at the end of bronchioles where the actu…
34 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory Anatomy
adenoids
alveolus (plural: alveoli)
apex of the lung
base or the lung
lymphatic tissue in the nasopharynx; pharyngeal tonsils
air sac in the lung
tip or uppermost portion of the lung
the lower portion of the lung
adenoids
lymphatic tissue in the nasopharynx; pharyngeal tonsils
alveolus (plural: alveoli)
air sac in the lung
50 terms
Respiratory system Medical Terminology
Nas/o
rhin/o
pneumo
thorac
nose
nose
air
chest
Nas/o
nose
rhin/o
nose
29 terms
medical terminology - respiratory system
aphasia
apnea
asphyxia
asthma
loss of ability to speak loss of verbal comprehension
temporary stoppage of breathing movements
insufficient intake of oxygen
airways are obstructed as a result of an inflammatory reactio…
aphasia
loss of ability to speak loss of verbal comprehension
apnea
temporary stoppage of breathing movements
30 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
Hilus
Bronchi
Respiratory Therapist
Cilia
A depression near the apex of each lung where several structu…
The branches of the trachea lined with mucous and supported b…
Health professional who helps patients increase respiratory f…
Microscopic hair-like structures that beat with a wavelike mo…
Hilus
A depression near the apex of each lung where several structu…
Bronchi
The branches of the trachea lined with mucous and supported b…
50 terms
Medical Terminology Respiratory System
pulmonary ventilation
external respiration
transport of respiratory gases
internal respiration
breathing, which is mostly involuntary
the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the aveoli…
blood transports oxygen and carbon dioxide
the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the body ce…
pulmonary ventilation
breathing, which is mostly involuntary
external respiration
the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the aveoli…
8 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Atel/o
Nas/o or Rhin/o
Orth/o
Ox/o
incomplete
nose
upright/straight
oxygen
Atel/o
incomplete
Nas/o or Rhin/o
nose
48 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Nose (primary function)
Sinuses (primary function)
Pharynx (primary function)
Larynx (primary function)
- Exchanges air during inhaling and exhaling ... - Warms, moistu…
- Provide mucus... - Make bones of the skull lighter ... - Aid in s…
Transports air to and from the nose to the trachea
Makes speech possible
Nose (primary function)
- Exchanges air during inhaling and exhaling ... - Warms, moistu…
Sinuses (primary function)
- Provide mucus... - Make bones of the skull lighter ... - Aid in s…
26 terms
Medical terminology Respiratory System
Adenoidectomy
Bronchiectasis
Rhinorrhea
Epiglottitis
Excision of adenoids
Dilation of bronchi
watery discharge from the nose
Inflammation of epiglottis
Adenoidectomy
Excision of adenoids
Bronchiectasis
Dilation of bronchi
75 terms
Medical terminology~Respiratory system
Adenoid/o
Laryng/o
Nas/o... Rhin/o
Pharyng/o
Adenoids
Voice box
Nose
Throat (pharynx)
Adenoid/o
Adenoids
Laryng/o
Voice box
22 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
adenoid/o
laryng/o
nas/o... rhin/o
pharyng/o
adenoids... adenoidectomy: excision of the adenoids.... -ectomy: e…
larynx (voice box)... laryng/o/scope: instrument for examining t…
nose... nas/al: pertaining to the nose.... -al: pertaining to.... rhi…
pharynx (throat)... pharyng/itis: inflammation of the pharynx.…
adenoid/o
adenoids... adenoidectomy: excision of the adenoids.... -ectomy: e…
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)... laryng/o/scope: instrument for examining t…
76 terms
Respiratory System (Medical Terminology)
-pnea
dyspnea
-oxia
hypoxia
breathing
Difficulty breathing
oxygen
Low oxygen saturation of the body, not enough oxygen in the b…
-pnea
breathing
dyspnea
Difficulty breathing
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