Card Set Information
abnorrmal beathing sound
collapse of lungtissue, prevents resp exchange of carbondioxide 7 O
visual examination of Larynx, Trachea & Bronchi using standard rigid, tubular metal bronchoscope .
ab. cardiac cond. char. by trachea & bronchi using standard rigid, tubular metal bronchoscope
acute inflamation of the mucous membrane of the nose & accessory sinuses accompanied by edema of mucosa & nasal discharge
short, discrete, interrupted crackling, bubbling adventitious breathing sound.
slight bluish, gray, slatelike or dark purple discoloration of skin
hemoglobin in blood
SOB or diff. breathing
ab. circ. cond. in w/c an embolous travels thru bloodstream & becomes lodged in blood vessel.
accumulation of pus in a body cavity.
increase in seriousness if a disease, marked by >intensity in S/S
caused by external factors
> than normal amts of carbon dioxide in blood
occurs when volume of air is not adequate
an inadequate, reduced tension of cellular O
caused by internal factors
an abnormal condition, pt must stand to nreathe deeply or comfortably.
PLEURAL FRICTION RUB
-low-pitched, grating or creaking lung sound
-occur when inflammed pleural surfaces rub together during respiration.
collection of air or gas in pleural spaces causing lung to collapse.
-Musical, high-pitched, squeaking or whistling
-caused by rapid movmnt of air.
low-pitched, loud, coarse, snoring sound
resp effort, strenuous, struggling, provoke snoring
ab rapid rate of breathing
~inserting a needle like instrument into the pleural space & removing the fluid.
capable of producing disease