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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…
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
bronch-
-centesis
laryngo-
-meter
windpipe
puncture
larynx
Instrument used to measure
bronch-
windpipe
-centesis
puncture
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…
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
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…
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)
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
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)
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…
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…
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
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.
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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
Respiratory system Medical Terminology
Nas/o
rhin/o
pneumo
thorac
nose
nose
air
chest
Nas/o
nose
rhin/o
nose
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…
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
23 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
Apnea
Bradypnea
Tachypnea
Dyspnea
without / absence of breathing
slow resp rate ( less than 10)
rapid, fast resp rate (greater than 25)
difficult or labored breathing
Apnea
without / absence of breathing
Bradypnea
slow resp rate ( less than 10)
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
7 terms
Respiratory System medical terminology
pnea
pulmon/o
thorax
trache/o
breathing
lung
chest
trachea
pnea
breathing
pulmon/o
lung
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…
Respiratory System - Medical Terminology
Alveol/o
Bronch/o
Cyan/o
Laryng/o
Alveolus, air sac
Bronchial Tube
Blue
Larynx
Alveol/o
Alveolus, air sac
Bronch/o
Bronchial Tube
68 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
aer/o
alveol/o
anthrac/o
bronch/o, bronch/i
air
aveoli
coal, coal dust
bronchus
aer/o
air
alveol/o
aveoli
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
Nas/o Rhin/o
Trache/o
Pneum/o Pneumon/o
Pulmon/o
Nose
Airway
Air
Lung
Nas/o Rhin/o
Nose
Trache/o
Airway
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
79 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory system
Two parts of Respiratory system
sinuses
Pharynx (three parts)
Tonsils and Adenoids
External respiration(gas exchange), Cellular respiration
spaces in facial bones that connect to nasel cavity
Nasopharynx, oropharynx, laryngopharynx
collection of lymphatic tissues that can obstruct air passages
Two parts of Respiratory system
External respiration(gas exchange), Cellular respiration
sinuses
spaces in facial bones that connect to nasel cavity
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
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
adenoid/o
alveol/o
bronch/o
bronchiol/o
adenoid
air sac; alveolus
bronchial tube
bronchiole
adenoid/o
adenoid
alveol/o
air sac; alveolus
40 terms
Medical Terminology- Respiratory System
atel/o
capn/o
hem/o, hemat/o
muc/o
imperfect, incomplete
carbon dioxide
blood
mucus
atel/o
imperfect, incomplete
capn/o
carbon dioxide
Medical Terminology Respiratory System
epiglott/o
laryng/o
nas/o, rhin/o
rhin/o
epiglottis
larynx (voice box)
nose
nose
epiglott/o
epiglottis
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
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…
25 terms
medical terminology the respiratory system
nose
sinuses
pharynx
larynx
exchanges air during inhaling exhaling, warms, moisturizes, a…
provide mucus, make bones of the skull lighter and aid in sou…
...
...
nose
exchanges air during inhaling exhaling, warms, moisturizes, a…
sinuses
provide mucus, make bones of the skull lighter and aid in sou…
40 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
hemoglobin
pleura
-pnea
-oxia
The iron-containing pigment in red blood cells that transport…
A double-layered membrane that lines the thoracic cavity (par…
breathing
level of oxygen
hemoglobin
The iron-containing pigment in red blood cells that transport…
pleura
A double-layered membrane that lines the thoracic cavity (par…
Respiratory system- Medical terminology
Nas/o, rhin/o
Tonsill/o
Adenoid/o
Pharyng/o
Nose
Tonsils
Adenois
Pharynx
Nas/o, rhin/o
Nose
Tonsill/o
Tonsils
73 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
alveolus (pl. alveoli)
apex of the lung
bronchioles
bronchus (pl. bronchi)
air sac in the lung
tip or uppermost portion of the lung
smallest branches of the bronchi
branch of the trachea (windpipe) that is a passageway into th…
alveolus (pl. alveoli)
air sac in the lung
apex of the lung
tip or uppermost portion of the lung
19 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Rhin/o
Laryng/o
Trache/o
Bronch/o
Nose... -Rhinitis, rhinorrhea (inflammation of and "runny" nose)
Larynx, "voice box"... -Laryngotomy, Laryngectomy (cutting into,…
Trachea, "windpipe" ... -Tracheotomy, tracheostomy (temporary an…
Lung air passageways... - Bronchoscopy (looking into the bronchi)
Rhin/o
Nose... -Rhinitis, rhinorrhea (inflammation of and "runny" nose)
Laryng/o
Larynx, "voice box"... -Laryngotomy, Laryngectomy (cutting into,…
78 terms
Medical Terminology- Respiratory System
Aer/o
Alveol/o
Aria-
Atel/o
Air
Alveolus; small hollow cavity
Air
Imperfect
Aer/o
Air
Alveol/o
Alveolus; small hollow cavity
37 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System
nas/o... rhin/o
sept/o
sinus/o
adenoid/o
nasal
septum
sinus, cavity
adenoids
nas/o... rhin/o
nasal
sept/o
septum
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