Diagnostic, Medical, Surgical Procedures, Pharmacology 1

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  1. poly-
    many, much
  2. somn/o
    sleep
  3. spir/o
    to breath
  4. -metry
    act of measuring
  5. arterial blood gas
    measurement of the O2 and CO2 content of arterial blood by various methods
  6. bronchoscopy
    visual examination of the interior bronchi using a bronchoscope
  7. bronchoscope
    flexible fiber-optic instrument with a light, which can be inserted through the nose or mouth
  8. computed tomography
    uses a narrow bean of x-rays which rotates in a full arc around the patient to image the body in cross-sectional slices
  9. magnetic resonance imaging
    employs magnetic energy (without ionizing x-rays) to produce cross-sectional images
  10. polysomnography
    test that diagnoses sleep disorders by recordings various aspects of sleep such as eye and muscle movements, respiration and EEG patterns

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Diagnostic, Medical, Surgical Procedures, Pharmacology 1
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2014-07-01 22:57:51
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