Flashcards in Vocab Deck (20)
Difficult or labored breathing.
Abnormally slow breathing.
Temporary absence of breathing.
A general sense of being unwell.
Breathing that is abnormally rapid and often shallow.
Bleeding from the nose, either spontaneous or induced by nosepicking or trauma.
A temporary increase in average body temperature of 98.6 F (37 C). A fever.
Tingling or prickling, “pins-and-needles” sensation; usually temporary, often occurs in the arms, hands, legs, or feet.
Inflammation of the tissues that line the lungs and chest cavity.
Shortness of breath (dyspnea) that occurs when lying flat
Condition characterized by an unequal size of the eyes' pupils.
Normal, good, unlabored breathing, sometimes known as quiet breathing or resting respiratory rate.
Condition that occurs when there is too much carbon dioxide in the blood
Increased depth and rate of breathing.
Having a normal blood pressure.
Abnormal rattling sound heard when examining unhealthy lungs with a stethoscope.
Coarse rattling respiratory sounds.
Harsh vibrating noise when breathing, caused by obstruction of the windpipe or larynx.
Act of breathing in.