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Flashcards in Chapter 5 Repiratory Diseases Deck (31):
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Adenoiditis

Inflammation of the adenoids

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Alveolitis

Inflammation of the alveoli

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Atelectasis

Incomplete expansion of the lung

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Bronchiectasis

Dilation of the bronchi

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Bronchitis

Inflammation of the bronchi

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Bronchogenic carcinoma

Cancerous tumor originating in a bronchus (lung cancer)

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Bronchopneumonia

Diseased state of the bronchi and lungs

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Diaphragmatocele

Hernia of the diaphragm

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Epiglottitis

Inflammation of the epiglottis

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Hemothorax

Blood in the chest cavity

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Laryngitis

Inflammation of the larynx

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Laryngotracheobronchitis

Inflammation of larynx, trachea and bronchi (croup)

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Lobar pneumonia

Pertaining to the lobe, diseased state of the lung

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Nasopharyngitis

Inflammation of the nose and pharynx

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Pharyngitis

Inflammation of the pharynx

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Pleuritis

Inflammation of the pleura

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Pneumatocele

Hernia of the lung

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Pneumoconiosis

Abnormal condition of dust in the lungs

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Pneumonia

Diseased state of the lungs

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Pneumonitis

Inflammation of the lung

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Pneumothorax

Air in the chest cavity

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Pulmonary neoplasm

Pertaining to the lung, new growth

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Pyothorax

Pus in the chest cavity

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Rhinitis

Inflammation of the nose

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Rhinomycosis

Abnormal condition of fungus in the nose

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Rhinorrhagia

Rapid flow of blood from the nose

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Sinusitis

Inflammation of the sinuses

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Thoracalgia

Pain in the chest

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Tonsillitis

Inflammation of the tonsils

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Tracheitis

Inflammation of the trachea

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Tracheostenosis

Narrowing of the trachea

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