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Flashcards in Respiratory System Deck (23):
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laryng/o

larynx

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nas/o

Nose

3

or/o

mouth

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pharyng/o

pharynx

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rhin/o

Nose

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sin/o

sinus; sinus cavity

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alveol/o

alveolus

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bronch/o

bronchus

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bronchiol/o

bronchiole

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lob/o

lobe (of the lung)

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pleur/o

pleura

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pneum/o

lung; air

13

pneumon/o

lung; air

14

pulmon/o

Lungs

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thorac/o

chest (thorax)

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trache/o

trachea

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ox/o

oxygen

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repir/o

breathing

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spir/o

breathing

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-capnia

carbon dioxide

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-ectasis

expansion; dilation

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-oxia

oxygen

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-pnea

breathing