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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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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 - 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)
15 terms
Respiratory System Medical Terminology
bronch-
-centesis
laryngo-
-meter
windpipe
puncture
larynx
Instrument used to measure
bronch-
windpipe
-centesis
puncture
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…
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…
8 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
Diffusion gradient
Inhalation
Exhalation
Asthma
when there is a greater concentration of a substance on one s…
taking air into the mouth/nose and lungs
sending air out of the lungs and mouth/nose
a breathing disorder in which the air passages (bronchi) are…
Diffusion gradient
when there is a greater concentration of a substance on one s…
Inhalation
taking air into the mouth/nose and lungs
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
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
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.
40 terms
Spanish - Respiratory System Terminology
Allergen
Alveoli
Acute respiratory distress syndrome (A…
Bronchi
Alérgeno
Alvéolos
Síndrome de dificultad respiratoria aguda (SDRA)
Bronquios
Allergen
Alérgeno
Alveoli
Alvéolos
Respiratory System - Terminology
adenoid/o
alveol/o
bronch/o, bronchi/o
bronchiol/o
adenoids
air sac
bronchial tube
small bronchus, bronchiole
adenoid/o
adenoids
alveol/o
air sac
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
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)
30 terms
Respiratory System terminology
Osmia
sphyxia
capnia
phonia
smell
oxygen
carbon
voice
Osmia
smell
sphyxia
oxygen
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
93 terms
Respiratory System Terminology
aer/o
alveol/o
angi/o
anthrac/o
air
alveolus
vessel
coal
aer/o
air
alveol/o
alveolus
62 terms
Respiratory System Terminology/Abbreviations
adenoid (o)
alveoli (o)
bronch (o)
bronchiol (o)
adenoid; gland
alveolus
bronchus
bronchiole
adenoid (o)
adenoid; gland
alveoli (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)
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…
25 terms
Medical Terminology: The Respiratory System
tachy-
in-
ex-
dys-
fast
in
out
difficult
tachy-
fast
in-
in
96 terms
Respiratory system terminology
-al
-algia
-ary
-ation
Pertaining to (al)
Pain (a)
Pertaining to (ar)
Process (of)
-al
Pertaining to (al)
-algia
Pain (a)
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
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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…
21 terms
respiratory system medical terminology
brady
bronch
centesis
tachy
slow
windpipe
puncture
fast
brady
slow
bronch
windpipe
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
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
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
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