Respiratory System

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Respiratory System
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  1. eu-   (2)



    prefix
    normal; good


    prefix
  2. ex-



    prefix
    out



    prefix
  3. in-    (2)



    prefix
    in; not



    prefix
  4. -capnia



    suffix
    carbon dioxide condition



    suffix
  5. CO2



    abbreviation
    carbon dioxide condition



    abbreviation
  6. capn/o



    cf
    carbon dioxide condition



    cf
  7. -ectasis



    suffix
    expansion, dilation (condition of stretching out)  (2)



    suffix
  8. -ectasia



    suffix
    expansion, dilation (condition of stretching out)  (2)



    suffix
  9. -meter   



    suffix
    instrument used to measure



    suffix
  10. -metry



    suffix
    to measure; measurement of



    suffix
  11. -pnea



    suffix
    breathing




    suffix
  12. -ptysis



    suffix
    coughing up, spitting



    suffix
  13. -spasm



    suffix
    sudden involuntary contraction



    suffix
  14. -thorax   (2)



    suffix
    pleural cavity, pleural space; chest




    suffix
  15. adenoid/o



    cf
    adenoid



    cf
  16. anthrac/o



    cf
    black  (black as coal)



    cf
  17. bronchoil/o



    cf
    bronchiole



    cf
  18. diaphragmat/o



    cf
    diaphragm



    cf
  19. lob/o



    cf
    lobe



    cf
  20. orth/o   (2)



    cf
    straight; upright   (2)



    cf and prefix
  21. ortho-   (2)



    prefix
    straight; upright



    cf and prefix
  22. pharyng/o



    cf
    pharynx, throat




    cf
  23. phren/o   (2)



    cf
    diaphragm; mind




    cf
  24. pneum/o     (2)



    cf
    lung; air   (3)



    cf
  25. pneumon/o    (2)



    cf
    lung; air    (3)



    cf
  26. pneumat/o   (2)



    cf
    lung; air   (3)



    cf
  27. pulmon/o



    cf
    lung



    cf
  28. spir/o



    cf
    to breathe, breathing



    cf
  29. alveol/o



    cf
    alveolus, alveoli



    cf
  30. bronch/o



    cf
    bronchus, bronchi



    cf
  31. coni/o



    cf
    dust



    cf
  32. laryng/o



    cf
    larynx



    cf
  33. nas/o



    cf
    nose



    cf
  34. ox/o



    cf
    oxygen   (2)



    cf
  35. ox/i



    cf
    oxygen    (2)



    cf
  36. O2



    abbreviation
    oxygen




    abbreviation
  37. phon/o   (2)



    cf
    sound; voice



    cf
  38. pleur/o



    cf
    pleura- pleurae



    cf
  39. sin/o



    cf
    sinus    (2)



    cf
  40. sinus/o



    cf
    sinus    (2)



    cf
  41. trache/o



    cf
    trachae, windpipe  (airway)



    cf
  42. COPD



    abbreviation
    chronic obstructive pulmonary disease



    abbreviation
  43. atelectasis



    non decodable vocab
    collapsed lung in an adult or incomplete expansion of the lungs of a newborn



    non decodable vocab
  44. emphysema



    non decodable vocab
    distention and destructive changes of the alveoli most often associated with smoking



    non decodable vocab
  45. empyema



    non decodable vocab
    pyothorax  (puss in the pleural cavity)



    non decodable vocab
  46. epistaxis



    non decodable vocabulary
    nosebleed, rhinorrhagia



    non decodable vocab
  47. pleural effusion



    non decodable vocab
    abnormal accumulation of fluid in the pleural cavity; hydrothorax



    non decodable vocab
  48. pneumonia



    non decodable vocabulary
    lung infection caused by a variety of pathogens or aspiration of a substance



    non decodable vocabulary
  49. pulmonary edema



    non decodable vocab
    fluid retention in lung tissue




    non decodable vocab
  50. purulent



    non decodable vocabulary
    containing pu



    non decodable vocabulary
  51. sputum



    non decodable vocabulary
    material coughed up from the lungs



    non decodable vocabulary
  52. pneumography  (3)



    EXTRA CREDIT DEFINITION
    process of recording the lung; process of recording a body part after an injection of air; spirography


    EXTRA CREDIT WORD

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