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listening to chest sounds via stethoscope

auscultation

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incomplete expansion of lungs

atelectasis

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permanent obstructive disease of lungs with chronic bronchitis; can include emphysema

copd

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measurement of breathing capacity

spirometry

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URI (UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTION)

coryza

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blood and air in the pleural cavity

hemopneumothorax

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process of viewing throat behind nasal sinus

nasopharyngoscopy

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pertaining to chest

pectoral

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excision of alveoli

alveolectomy

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without speech

aphasia

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removal of pleura

pleurectomy

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abnormal condition of fungus

mycosis

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surgical repair of chest

thoracoplasty

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incision of throat

pharyngotomy

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removal of voice box

laryngectomy

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difficult breathing

dyspnea

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swallowing of air

aerophagia

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surgical puncture of lung

pneumonocentesis

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discharge from nose

rhinorrhea

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visualization of bronchus

bronchoscopy

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new opening in trachea

tracheostomy

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inflammation of lung

pneumonitis

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sore throat

pharyngodynia

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new growth (tumor)

neoplasm

25

chest pain

thoracodynia

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abnormal increase in rbc

erythrocytosis

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immature rbc

reticulocyte

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resembling lymph

lymphoid

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abnormal decrease of cell with granules

granulocytopenia

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abnormal increase of clot cells

thrombocytosis

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large cell

macroctye

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excision of spleen

splenectomy

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incision of thymus

thymotomy

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destruction of thymus

thymolysis

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tumor of lymph and flesh

lymphosarcoma

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specialist in study of immunity

immunology

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herniation of spleen

splenocele

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removal of lymph vessel

lymphangiectomy

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pertaining to decrease in color

hypopchromatic

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pertaining to failure to form

amorphic

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pertaining to forming in marrow

myolgenic

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enlargement of gland

edenomegaly

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production of blood

hemopoiesis

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hct

hematocrit

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hgb

hemoglobin

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abnormal condition of decreased platelets

thrombocytopenia

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protein in erythrocytes responsible for o2/co2 exchange

Hgb

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destruction

lysis

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t lymphocytes formed

thymus

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condition of yellow skin

dermatoxanthosis

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increase discharge of oil

hypersaborrhea

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disease of fungus in the hair

trichomycopathy

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what happens during the systemic circulation

contraction of L ventricle

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disease of inner lining of heart

endocardiopathy

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suture of muscle

myorraphy

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lordosis is the spine is an abnormal

anterior curvature