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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…
10 terms
Respiratory System Middle School
Respiratory System
Respiration
cilia
pharynx
system responsible for taking in oxygen and releasing carbon…
The diffusion of gas across the alveolar capillary membrane t…
hair like structures that can move together in a sweeping mot…
Also known as the throat
Respiratory System
system responsible for taking in oxygen and releasing carbon…
Respiration
The diffusion of gas across the alveolar capillary membrane t…
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…
13 terms
Respiratory System Middle School
Respiratory System
Respiration
cilia
pharynx
system responsible for taking in oxygen and releasing carbon…
The diffusion of gas across the alveolar capillary membrane t…
hair like structures that can move together in a sweeping mot…
Also known as the throat
Respiratory System
system responsible for taking in oxygen and releasing carbon…
Respiration
The diffusion of gas across the alveolar capillary membrane t…
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
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…
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)
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…
29 terms
Medical Terminology Respiratory System
anoxia
apnea
asphyxiation
asthma
without oxygen
Absence of breathing
suffocation
A medical condition characterized by airway inflammation and…
anoxia
without oxygen
apnea
Absence of breathing
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
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…
9 terms
Medical Vocab (Respiratory System)
Asthma
Lungs
Bronchial tubes
Breathing
the chronic inflammatory disease of the lungs, it causes whee…
an organ located in the chest of the human body that introduc…
the main passage within the lung through which air passes thr…
to pass air into and out of the lungs for the purpose of abso…
Asthma
the chronic inflammatory disease of the lungs, it causes whee…
Lungs
an organ located in the chest of the human body that introduc…
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…
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…
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)
45 terms
Medical Terms: Respiratory System
rhin/o
sinus/o
pharyng/o
laryng/o
nose
sinus
pharynx (throat)
larynx (voice box)
rhin/o
nose
sinus/o
sinus
10 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Asthma
Bronchitis
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease…
Emphysema
chronic and episodic inflammatory disease that makes it diffi…
an irritation and inflammation of the lining of the bronchi.
chronic, progressive, and incurable lung disease that causes…
chronic, incurable lung disease in which the alveoli in the l…
Asthma
chronic and episodic inflammatory disease that makes it diffi…
Bronchitis
an irritation and inflammation of the lining of the bronchi.
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…
20 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
Aer/o
alveol/o
bronch/o
coni/o
air
alveoli
bronchus
dust
Aer/o
air
alveol/o
alveoli
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.
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
60 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 12-Respiratory System
adenoids
alveoli
apex
base
Also known as pharyngeal tonsils. They are lymphatic tissue i…
The air sacs of the lungs.
The upper most portion of the lung. Meaning the tip of a stru…
The lower portion of the lung.
adenoids
Also known as pharyngeal tonsils. They are lymphatic tissue i…
alveoli
The air sacs of the lungs.
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
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
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…
15 terms
Medical Respiratory System
Pharynx
Epiglottis
Esophagus
Trachea
Pharynx
Epiglottis
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…
34 terms
Medical Science: Respiratory System
Respiratory System
Parts of the Respiratory System
Nose
Sinuses
1. Consists of the lungs, and air passages ... 2. Its responsibl…
Nose, Pharynx (throat), Larynx (voice box), Trachea, Bronchi,…
1. Has 2 openings called nostrils... Nasal Septum: Divides the n…
1. Cavities in the skull that surround the nasal area ... 2. The…
Respiratory System
1. Consists of the lungs, and air passages ... 2. Its responsibl…
Parts of the Respiratory System
Nose, Pharynx (throat), Larynx (voice box), Trachea, Bronchi,…
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
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
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
35 terms
respiratory system medical terms
aer/o
alveol/o
anthrac/o
atel/o
air
alveolus; air sac
coal
incomplete
aer/o
air
alveol/o
alveolus; air sac
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
38 terms
Respiratory system Medical Terms
Hypoxia
Anoxia
Oximeter
Hypercapnia
Low inadequte oxygen supply.
The absence of oxygen.
A device used to measure the oxygen concentration in the blood.
And increased amount of carbon dioxide blood.
Hypoxia
Low inadequte oxygen supply.
Anoxia
The absence of oxygen.
140 terms
Medical Physiology: Respiratory System
Respiratory System dependent on
role of hematological system
role of diffusion
in each 100 ml of arterial blood gas a…
-hemotological system... -cvs... -simple diffusion
-lungs pass O2 into the body tissues... -body tissue passes CO2…
-alveolar gas --O2-->pulmonary capillaries ... -pulmonary capill…
20 ml/min
Respiratory System dependent on
-hemotological system... -cvs... -simple diffusion
role of hematological system
-lungs pass O2 into the body tissues... -body tissue passes CO2…
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