Flashcards in Respiratory System Deck (97)
test to measure the air capacity of the lungs, with a spirometer is known as
mucus coughed up from the lungs and expectorated through the mouth. if abnormal, may be described as to its amount, color, or odor is
Chest pain is known as
excision of the palatine tonsils is
what is the opening through the neck into the trachea, through which an indwelling tube may be inserted temporarily or permanently?
incision made into the trachea below the larynx to gain access to the airway; usually performed as an emergency procedure is