Chapter 23: Respiratory System

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affinity

alveolar duct

alveolar sac

alveolar ventilation

alveolus

aortic body

arytenoid cartilage

auditory tube

barometric pressure

bicarbonate

blood pH

Bohr effect

bronchiole

bronchopulmonary segment

bronchus

carbonic acid

carotid body

chemosensitive area

chloride shift

choana

cilium

compliance

cricoid cartilage

Dalton's law

dead space

deoxygenated

diaphragm

diffusion

diffusion coefficient

 

dissolution

dorsal respiratory group

epiglottis

esophagus

exhalation

expiration

expiratory reserve

frequency

functional residual capacity

gas exchange

Haldane effect

hemoglobin

Henry's law

inhalation

inspiration

inspiratory capacity

inspiratory reserve

intercostal muscle

laryngeal cartilage

laryngopharynx

larynx

left shift

lingual tonsil

lobar bronchus

lobe

lobule

lung

medullary respiratory center

minute ventilation

 

naris

nasal cavity

nasal septum

nasolacrimal duct

nasopharynx

nose

olfaction

olfactory epithelium

oropharynx

oxygenated

oxygen-hemoglobin dissociation curve

palatine tonsil

paranasal sinus

partial pressure

PCO2

perfusion

pharyngeal tonsil

pharynx

physiological shunt

pitch

plasma

pleura

pleural pressure

pneumothorax

PO2

pontine respiratory group

pressure gradient

primary bronchus

pulmonary artery

 

pulmonary capacity

pulmonary vein

pulmonary volume

residual volume

respiratory bronchiole

respiratory membrane

rib

right shift

saturation

segmental bronchus

solubility

sternum

surface area

surface tension

surfactant

terminal bronchiole

thoracic wall

thyroid cartilage

tidal volume

total lung capacity

trachea

tracheobroncheal tree

ventilation

ventral respiratory group

vertebra

vestibule

vital capacity

vocal fold

water vapor pressure