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Laryngostomy

Creation of an artificial opening in the larynx

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Laryngotracheobronchitis

Inflammation of the larynx, trachea, and bronchi

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Laryngotracheotomy

Incision of the larynx and trachea

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Lobar

Lobe of a lung

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Lobar Pneumonia

Diseased state of the lung that is pertaining to the lobe

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Lobectomy

Excision of a lobe

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Mucoid

Resembling mucus

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Mucous

Pertaining to mucus

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Nasal

Nose

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Nasopharyngeal

Pertaining to the nose and pharynx

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Nasopharyngitis

Inflammation of the nose and pharynx

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Orthopnea

Easier to breathe in a straight upright position

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Oximeter

Instrument used to measure O2

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Oximetry

Monitoring a persons O2

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Pharyngeal

Pertaining to the pharynx

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Pharyngitis

Inflammation of the pharynx

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Phonic

Speech

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Phrenalgia

Pain in the diaphragm

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Phrenic

Pertaining to the Diaphragm

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Phrenospasm

Spasm of the disphragm

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Pleuritis

Inflammation of the pleura

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Pleuropexy

Surgical fixation of the pleura

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Pneumatocele

Hernia of the lung

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Pneumonectomy

Excision of the lung

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Pneumonia

Diseased state of the lung

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Pneumoconiosis

Abnormal condition of dust in the lungs

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Pneumonitis

Inflammation of the lung

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Pneumothroax

Air in the chest cavity, which causes a collapse of the lung

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Polysomnography

Sleep study

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Pulmonary

Pertaining to the lung