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Respiratory test review
_________________respirations is the exchange of gases between the air and the lungs.
The space between the vocal cords is known as the __________________.
No breathing for periods of time is known as__________________.
_______________prevents the collapse of the aveoli.
_______________is normal respirations.
Another name for: throat___________________.
Another name for: voice box ____________________.
Another name for: windpipe ____________________.
Another name for: nostrils____________________.
The medical term for nose bleed is___________________.
The medical term for a sore throat is__________________.
The medical term for hoarseness is___________________.
The medical term for a collapsed lung is___________________.
Rapid deep breathing is also known as_____________________.
Difficulty breathing is known as___________________.
The medical term for inflammation of the bronchi is___________________.
The medical term for a runny nose is__________________.
The medical condition where there is bronchiole spasms is known as___________________.
Partial removal of the lobe of a lung is known as_________________.
The average person can live without oxygen for ______to ________minutes.
4 to 6
Name the organs of the respiratory system. ____________________, __________________, ____________________, ____________________, __________________, ____________________.
nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs
When your vocal cords are relaxed your voice will be _______________pitched.
The medical term for inflammation of the tonsils is ___________________.
The respiratory control center of the brain is located in the ___________, and ________________.
pons and medulla
The most important muscle used during inspiration is the ____________________.
A partial or total collapse of the alveoli is known as__________________.
The four paranasal sinuses are the __________________, _________________, ___________________, ____________________.
frontal, maxillary, sphenoidal, ethmoidal
The tube that extends down into the bronchi is the___________________.
The average adult breaths ___________times per minute.
12 to 18
A chronic bacillus infection that usually affects the lung, caused by a Mycobacterium is known as_____________________.
The right lung is made up of _________lobes, while the left lung is made up of __________lobes.
lobes in the right lung, and
lobes in the left lung