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Respiratory System Word Scramble

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inhalation
Mediastinum
laryngopharynx
Oxygen
Cricoid cartilage
Ambient Air
Respiration
Diaphragm
Intercostal muscles
Pneumonia
Resonance
Nasal Cavity
Lungs
Carbon Dioxide
Ventilation
Anatomical structures
Asthma
Epiglottis
Carina
Nasopharynx
Lung cancer
Alveoli
Pharynx
Respiratory System
Thyroid cartilage
Upper Airway
Trachea
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Oxygenation
Vocal cords
Exhalation
Hemoglobin
Cilia
External Respiration
Tonsils
Bronchioles
Lobes
Sinuses
Cellular Respiration
Bronchi
Nasal cavity
Atelectasis
oropharynx

Respiratory System Word Search

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Epiglottis
Oral Cavity
Lower lobe
Upper Lobe
Throat
Diaphragm
Alveoli
Bronchioles
Larynx
Pharynx
Bronchi
Trachea
Nasal Cavity
Respiratory System
lungs

Respiratory System Terminology Crossword

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the entire process of gas exchange between the atmosphere and the cells respiration
a hollow space behind the nose nasal cavity
bones that curl out from lateral walls of the nasal cavity on each side, dividing the cavity into passageways nasal conchae
air-filled spaces located within the maxillary, frontal, ethmoid, and sphenoid bones of the skull and open into the nasal cavity paranasal sinuses
or throat, is behind the oral cavity, the nasal cavity and the lyrynx; the passage way for food traveling from the oral cavity to the esophagus and for the air passing between the nasal cavity and the larynx pharynx
the enlargement in the airway at the top of the trachea and below the pharynx; it conducts air in and out id the trachea and prevents foreign objects from entering the trachea larynx
the opening between the vocal cords glottis
usually stands upright and allows air to enter the larynx; helps protect from food and liquids to enter the air passages epiglottis
windpipe trachea
consists of branched airways leading from the trachea to the microscopic air sacs in the lungs bronchial tree
arise from the trachea at the level of the fifth thoracic vertebra primary bronchi
smaller tubes that continue to divide giving rise to others bronchioles
very thin tubes, lead to the alveolar sacs alveolar ducts
leads to smaller microscopic air sacs called alveoli alveolar sacs
smaller microscopic air sacs alveoli
soft, spongy, cone-shaped organs in the thoracic cavity lungs
a layer of serous membrane visceral pleura
folded back visceral pleura attached to each surface of the lung parietal pleura
the potential space between the visceral and parietal pleurae pleura cavity
the actions providing air movements, inhalation inspiration
exhalation expiration
synthesize a mixture of lipids and proteins surfactant
iron containing protein hemoglobin
combination of oxygenated blood with the iron atoms of hemoglobin oxyhemoglobin
a deficiency of O2 reaching the tissues hypoxia
carbon dioxide bonds with hemoglobin carbaminohemoglobin

Respiratory System Crossword Puzzle

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the cavity behind the nose and above the roof of the mouth that filters air and moves mucus and inhaled contaminants outward and away from the lungs. Nasal Cavity
voice box-passageway for air moving from pharynx to trachea; contains vocal cords. Larynx
one of the tubules forming the respiratory system. Trachea
The passages that branch from the trachea and direct air into the lungs. Bronchi
the paired organs in the thoracic cavity where gas exchange takes place between air in the alveoli and blood in the pulmonary capillaries. Lungs
progressively smaller tubular branches of the airways. Bronchioles
tiny sacs of lung tissue specialized for the movement of gases between air and blood. Alveoli
short structures projecting from a cell and containing bundles of microtubules that move a cell through its surroundings or move fluid over the cell's surface. Cilia
protective secretion of the mucus membranes. Mucus
passing or able to pass air in and out of the lungs normally. Breathing
the metabolic processes certain organisms obtaining energy from organic molecules. Respiration
the exchange of gases between the air in the alveoli and the blood in the pulmonary capillaries. external respiration
the uppermost cartilage of the larynx; covers the larynx during swallowing epiglottis
inhalation; the intake of air into the lungs inspiration
any of the fine branching blood vessels that form a network between the arterioles and venules. Capillaires

respiratory system Crossword

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voice box larynx
windpipe trachea
air sacs alveoli
process of breathing respiration
protects the lungs pleura
air passage way; braches off of trachea bronchi
smaller branches bronchioles
breathe in breathe out cellular respiration
breathe out expiration
flap epiglottis
tiny hairs cilia
O2 diffuses into blood and CO2 diffuses into alveolar air external respiration
breathe in inspiration
oxegen and carbon dioxide are exchanged internal respiration
organ needed to breathe lungs
aids in the filteration of air nasal cavities
cavities in the skull that surround the nasal area sinuses
divides the nose nasal septum
two phases ventilation
2nd step after the nose and mouth pharynx
preferred passageway nose
bronchioles are narrowed asthma
refers to any pulmonary diseases COPD
contagious disease caused by virus common cold
progressive disease results in disabilities, heart or respiratory failure emphysema
maligmant tissue lung cancer
inflammation of the lungs tuberculosis
infection of the trachea, larynx, throat, or nose upper respiratory infection
treats diseases and conditions of the chest pulmonologist
physician/surgeon who specializes in head/ neck surgery otorhinolarynologist

Respiratory Bingo!

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Nose, Pharynx, Larynx
Lower Respiratory Tract
Trachea
Larynx
Smooth Muscle
Esophagus
Respiratory System
Dyspnea
Inhalation
Exhalation
Pulmonary Ventilation
Lungs
Bronchi
Pharynx
Apnea
Respiratory Arrest
The Diaphragm
The exchange of gases
Tonsillitis
rapid&deep respirations
Slow&Shallow Respirations
Cheyne-Strokes Respiration
Pleura
Alveoli

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Respiratory System Vocab Crossword

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Description

Lymphatic tissue in the nasopharynx adenoids
air sac in the lungs alveolus
tip or uppermost portion of the lung apex
lower portion of the lung base
smallest branches of the bronchi bronchioles
branch of the trachea that is a passageway into the lung bronchus
expelled gas carbon dioxide
thin hairs attached to the mucous membrane cilia
muscle separating the chest and abdomen diaphram
lid-like piece of cartilage that covers the larynx epiglottis
breathing out expiration
slit-like opening to the larynx glottis
midline region where bronchi, blood vessels, and nerves enter and exit the lungs hilum of the lung
breathing in inspiration
voice box larynx
division of a lung lobe
region between the lungs in the chest cavity mediastinum
openings through the nose nares
inhaled gas oxygen
one of a pair of almond-shaped masses of lymphatic tissue in the oropharynx palantine tonsil
one of the air cavities in the bones near the nose paranasal sinus
outer layer of pleura lying closer to the ribs and chest wall parietal pleura
throat larynx
double-layered membrane surrounding each lung pleura
space between the folds of the pleura pleural cavity
essential part of the lung, responsible for respiration pulmonary parenchyma
process of moving air into and out of the lungs respiration
windpipe trachea
inner layer of pleura lying closer to the lung tissue visceral pleura

Respiratory System Word Search

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BRONCHI
BRONCHIOLES
CARBON DIOXIDE
DIAPHRAGM
EPIGLOTTIS
EXHALE
INHALE
LARYNX
LUNGS
MOUTH
MUSCLES OF RESPIRATION
NASAL
NOSE
OXYGEN
PHARYNX
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
THROAT
TRACHEA
VOICE BOX
WINDPIPE

Respiratory System Word Search

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acute bronchitis
alveoli
asthma
bronchioles
bronchospasms
cardiopulmonary system
conchae
emphysema
epiglottis
expiration
external respiration
hyperventilation
influenza
inspiration
laryngitis
larynx
mediastinum
nares
olfactory receptors
palate
pharynx
pleural sac
pneumonia
pores of Kohn
primary bronchi
sinuses
surfactant
thyroid cartilage
tidal volume
tonsils
trachea
vital capacity

Respiratory Therapy Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The first successful what kind of lung transplant was performed in 1986 double
A complete lack of oxygen anoxia
We expel mucus when we sneeze, cough, spit or swallow
newest disease condition of the respiratory system enterovirus
sudden infection of the airways, usually by a virus bronchitis
Difficulty blowing air out is its hallmark emphysema
allergies, infections, or pollution can trigger its symptoms asthma
An infection of the alveoli, usually by bacteria pneumonia
the average adult has about 600 million of these alveoli
the primary function of the lungs respiration
an active motion that causes the diaphragm to contract inhalation
a thin layer of tissue, that line the lungs to allow the lungs to expand and contract with ease pleura
connects the upper part of the throat with the nasal cavity nasopharynx
illness caused by a virus that can have a detrimental affect on one’s respiratory system influenza
When one’s vocal chords (larynx) become inflamed laryngitis
muscle of respiration which is situated beneath the lungs diaphragm
hollow spaces in the bones of your head above and below your eyes that are connected to your nose by small openings sinuses
blood vessels in the walls of the alveoli capillaries
what the right and left lungs are divided into lobes
smallest branches of bronchiole tubes bronchioles