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Adenoid/o

Adenoids

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Alveol/o

Alveolus, air sac

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Bronch/o

Bronchial tube

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Bronchi/o

Bronchus

4

Bronchiol/o

Bronchiole, small bronchus

5

Capn/o

Carbon dioxide

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Coni/o

Dust

7

Cyan/o

Blue

8

Epiglott/o

Epiglottis

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Laryng/o

Larynx, voice box

10

Lob/o

Lobe of the lung

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Mediastin/o

Mediastinum

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Nas/o

Nose

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Orth/o

Straight, upright

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Ox/o

Oxygen

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Pector/o

Chest

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Pharyng/o

Pharynx, throat

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Phon/o

Voice

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Phren/o

Diaphragm

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Pleur/o

Pleura

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Pneum/o

Air, lung

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Pneumon/o, pulmon/o

Lung

22

Rhin/o

Nose

23

Sinus/o

Sinus cavity

24

Spir/o

Breathing

25

Tel/o

Complete

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Thorac/o

Chest

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Tonsill/o

Tonsils

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Trache/o

Trachea, windpipe

29

-ema

Condition

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-osmia

Smell

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-pnea

Breathing

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-ptysis

Spitting

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-sphyxia

Pulse

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-thorax

Pleural cavity, chest

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ABGs

Arterial blood gases

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AFB

Acid-fast bacillus

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ARDS

Acute respiratory distress syndrome

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BAL

Bronchioalveolar lavage

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Bronch

Bronchoscopy

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CF

Cystic fibrosis

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COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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CPAP

Continuous positive airway pressure

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CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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C&S

Culture and sensitivity testing (of sputum)

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CTPA

Computed tomography pulmonary angiography

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CXR

Chest x-Ray

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DL co

Diffusion capacity of lung for carbon monoxide

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DOE

Dyspnea on exertion

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DPT

Diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus

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FEV1

Forced expiratory volume in 1 second

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FVC

Forced vital capacity

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ICU

Intensive care unit

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LLL

Left lower lobe (of lung)

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LUL

Left upper lobe (of lung)

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MDI

Metered-dose inhaler

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NSCLC

Non-small cell lung cancer

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OSA

Obstructive sleep apnea

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PCP

Pneumocystis pneumonia

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PE

Pulmonary embolism

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PEP

Positive expiratory pressure

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PEEP

Positive end-expiratory pressure

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PFTs

Pulmonary function tests

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PND

Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea

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PPD

Purified protein derivative

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RDS

Respiratory distress syndrome

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RLL

Right lower lobe (of lung)

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RSV

Respiratory syncytial virus

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RUL

Right upper lobe (of lung)

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RV

Residual volume

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SABA

Short-acting beta agonist

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SCLC

Small cell lung cancer

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SOB

Shortness of breath

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TB

Tuberculosis

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TLC

Total lung capacity

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URI

Upper respiratory infection

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Vt

Tidal volume

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VATS

Video assisted thoracic surgery

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VC

Vital capacity

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V/Q scan

Ventilation-perfusion scan