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Ventral

Toward the anterior of front

2

Tympanic membrane

Membrane that covers the ear drum

3

Thoracic area

The chest cavity

4

Signalment

Overall patient description

5

Respiratory system

Body system that takes in oxygen and releases carbon dioxide

6

Rales

Abnormal crackling sound in the lungs

7

Pulmonary edema

Fluid accumulation in the lungs

8

Perfuse

To pump

9

Papule

A hard pimple like skin bump

10

Papillae

A pimple like structure found in the ear canal, choana, ect.

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Otoscope

Instrument used to inspect the ears

12

Ophthalmoscope

Instrument used to look at the eyes