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34 terms
Terminology Respiratory System
adenoid
alveol
bronch or bronchi
bronchiol
adenoids
alveolus, air sac
bronchial tube, bronchus
bronchiole, small bronchus
adenoid
adenoids
alveol
alveolus, air sac
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…
40 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
Hypoxemia
Oximeter
Hypercapnia
Hypocapnia
Insufficient oxygenation of the blood
An electronic device for determining the oxygen concentration…
Increased amount of carbon dioxide in the blood
Decreased amount of carbon dioxide in the blood
Hypoxemia
Insufficient oxygenation of the blood
Oximeter
An electronic device for determining the oxygen concentration…
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…
119 terms
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM TERMINOLOGY
hypoxemia
hypoxia
anoxia
oximeter
Insufficient oxygenation of the blood
Oxygen deficiency
Oxygen deficiency
An electronic device for determining the oxygen concentration…
hypoxemia
Insufficient oxygenation of the blood
hypoxia
Oxygen deficiency
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)
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…
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
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…
13 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
alveoli
bronchi
bronchial tree
external respiration
air sacs in the lungs
airways that are formed when the trachea branches
bronchi and branches that make a passage way between trachea…
exchange of gases between lungs and blood
alveoli
air sacs in the lungs
bronchi
airways that are formed when the trachea branches
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
bronch-
-centesis
laryngo-
-meter
windpipe
puncture
larynx
Instrument used to measure
bronch-
windpipe
-centesis
puncture
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…
15 terms
Respiratory System: Terminology
adenoid/o
alveol/o
bronch/o
bronchiol/o
adenoid
alveoli (air sacs)
bronchial tube
bronchiole
adenoid/o
adenoid
alveol/o
alveoli (air sacs)
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
93 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
aer/o
alveol/o
angi/o
anthrac/o
air
alveolus
vessel
coal
aer/o
air
alveol/o
alveolus
15 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
Adenoid/o
Alveol/o
Bronch/o
Bronchiol/o
adenoid
Alveoli (air sacs)
Bronchial tube
Bronchiole
Adenoid/o
adenoid
Alveol/o
Alveoli (air sacs)
Respiratory system terminology
-al
-algia
-ary
-ation
Pertaining to (al)
Pain (a)
Pertaining to (ar)
Process (of)
-al
Pertaining to (al)
-algia
Pain (a)
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…
17 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
bronch/o/i
-centesis
laryng/o
-meter
root word/combining form... breathing tube... Example: bronchoscopy…
suffix... puncture... Example: thoracentesis: puncture into the tho…
root word/combining form... larynx; voice box... Example: laryngiti…
suffix... instrument used to measure... Example: spirometer: instru…
bronch/o/i
root word/combining form... breathing tube... Example: bronchoscopy…
-centesis
suffix... puncture... Example: thoracentesis: puncture into the tho…
24 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
What are the microscopic air sacs that…
rhin/o
-itis
-ptysis
alveoli
nose
inflammation
spitting
What are the microscopic air sacs that…
alveoli
rhin/o
nose
125 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
hypoxemia
hypoxia, anoxia
oximeter
oximetry
insufficient oxygenation of the blood
oxygen deficiency
an electronic device for determining the oxygen concentration…
use of oximeter to check oxygen saturation of blood
hypoxemia
insufficient oxygenation of the blood
hypoxia, anoxia
oxygen deficiency
34 terms
Respiratory System - Terminology
adenoid/o
alveol/o
bronch/o, bronchi/o
bronchiol/o
adenoids
alveolus, air sac
bronchial tube, bronchus
bronchiole, small bronchus
adenoid/o
adenoids
alveol/o
alveolus, air sac
Respiratory System Terminology
Upper Respiratory System
Lower Respiratory System
Nose
Nasal Cavity
Consists of the nose, nasal cavity, sinuses, pharynx, and the…
Includes the trachea, Bronchi, Bronchioles, and the alveoli o…
Primary passageway for air entering the repiratory system.
Located above and behind the nose in the middle of the face a…
Upper Respiratory System
Consists of the nose, nasal cavity, sinuses, pharynx, and the…
Lower Respiratory System
Includes the trachea, Bronchi, Bronchioles, and the alveoli o…
Respiratory System Terminology
Adenoidectomy
Alveolar
Bronchoscopy
Bronchiolitis
removal of the adenoids
pertaining to air sacs within the lungs
visual examination of bronchial tubes by passing an endoscope…
inflammation of bronchioles
Adenoidectomy
removal of the adenoids
Alveolar
pertaining to air sacs within the lungs
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
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM TERMINOLOGY
adenoid/o
alveol/o
bronch/o
bronchiol/o
adenoid
aair sac; alveolus
bronchial tube
bronchiole
adenoid/o
adenoid
alveol/o
aair sac; alveolus
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…
26 terms
Terminology 03 - Respiratory System
Accessory Muscle Use
Apnea
Asphyxia
Asthma
Condition in which accessory muscles are used to assist with…
Absence of respiration.
Extreme decrease in the amount of oxygen in the body.
Chronic condition with episodes of inflammation and narrowing…
Accessory Muscle Use
Condition in which accessory muscles are used to assist with…
Apnea
Absence of respiration.
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
45 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
bifurcation
apnea
respiration
ventilation
forked or branched into two parts
the absence of breathing
the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the atmosph…
the exchange of air between the lungs and ambient air; breath…
bifurcation
forked or branched into two parts
apnea
the absence of breathing
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)
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)
23 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
Alveoli
Boyle's Law
Bronchi
Carbonic anhydrase
Tiny sacs, with walls only a single cell layer thick found at…
At constant temperature, the volume of a fixed mass of gas is…
Two short branches located at the lower end of the trachea th…
Enzyme that interconverts carbon dioxide and bicarbonate to m…
Alveoli
Tiny sacs, with walls only a single cell layer thick found at…
Boyle's Law
At constant temperature, the volume of a fixed mass of gas is…
25 terms
Medical Terminology: The Respiratory System
tachy-
in-
ex-
dys-
fast
in
out
difficult
tachy-
fast
in-
in
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…
153 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System
Gas supplied to tissues by the respira…
Gas that is eliminated by the respirat…
The air sacs through which gases are e…
The structure that holds the vocal cor…
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide
Alveoli
Larynx
Gas supplied to tissues by the respira…
Oxygen
Gas that is eliminated by the respirat…
Carbon Dioxide
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…
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
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
7 terms
Respiratory System medical terminology
pnea
pulmon/o
thorax
trache/o
breathing
lung
chest
trachea
pnea
breathing
pulmon/o
lung
30 terms
Respiratory System terminology
Osmia
sphyxia
capnia
phonia
smell
oxygen
carbon
voice
Osmia
smell
sphyxia
oxygen
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…
126 terms
The Respiratory System Med Terminology
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (A…
Alveoli
Anoxia
Anthracosis
A life-threatening condition in which inflammation in the lun…
Air sacs that exchange gases with the pulmonary capillary blood
The absence of oxygen from the body, gases, blood, or tissues
The form of pneumoconiosis caused by coal dust in the lungs.…
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (A…
A life-threatening condition in which inflammation in the lun…
Alveoli
Air sacs that exchange gases with the pulmonary capillary blood
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
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…
Respiratory System Terminology/Abbreviations
adenoid (o)
alveoli (o)
bronch (o)
bronchiol (o)
adenoid; gland
alveolus
bronchus
bronchiole
adenoid (o)
adenoid; gland
alveoli (o)
alveolus
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…
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