Ch 9 Words Part 4

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  1. bronchopneumonia
    acute inflammation of the bronchioles and alveoli
  2. lobar pneumonia
    acute inflammation of in the lobe of a lung
  3. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    • COPD
    • obstruction of air blow to and from the lungs
    • chronic bronchitis, emphysema
  4. lobar pneumonia
    acute inflammation of in the lobe of a lung
  5. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    • COPD
    • obstruction of air blow to and from the lungs
    • chronic bronchitis, emphysema
  6. coccidioidomycosis
    • fungal infection of the upper respiratory tract
    • valley fever
  7. coryza, rhinitis
    common cold
  8. laryngotracheobronchitis
    • LTB
    • croup
    • in infants, cough from swelling of the larynx in response to viral infection
  9. cystic fibrosis
    • CF
    • excessive mucus production in the respiratory, digestive tract and elsewhere
  10. emphysema
    chronic lung disease characterized by dyspnea, chronic hypoxemia
  11. epiglottitis
    inflammation of the epiglottis
  12. laryngitis
    inflammation of the larynx
  13. Legionnaires’ disease/ legionellosis
    form or pneumonia caused by bacteria
  14. adenocarcinoma of the lung
    lung cancer from the cells lining the bronchi or soft tissue of the lungs
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Ch 9 Words Part 4
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