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respiratory system

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brad macey

on 18 May 2010

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Diseases Major Organs The Respiratory System Diseases Careers Major Organs Lungs Pharynx Trachea Nasal Cavity air emters and is filtered by hair like cilia tube made of cartilage which branches into the left and right bronchi Funnel like tube which is the entrance way for food and air the main organ of respiration. the lungs exchange Oxygen and carbon dioxide with the blood. Diaphragm The muscle which push and pulls oxygen in and out of the lungs Pulmonologist Salary:$209,000-$360,000 per year Education: Medical school and 2 year internship. Interesting Facts Right lung is bigger than the left. Pleurisy Symptoms Pain in chest Difficulty breathing Cause viral,and bacterial infections injury irritants heart failure Current Technology Bronchioscopy. CT scan. Chest X-Ray. Sneezes scan reach up to 90 mph. 10-11 cm long More than half a liter of water is lost per day through breathing. 13 pints of air per minute. Yawning brings more oxygen to the lungs than normal breathing. hi The main function is to stabilize the body's gas levels. Bronchus Connects the trachea to the lungs, where it splits into bronchioles Respiratory and circulatory The capillaries interact with the avioli and absorb oxygen from the lungs and the aveoli absorb CO2 Respiratory and muscular The diaphragm is the muscle which aids in respiration. Lung Cancer Causes Smoking and second hand smoke Symptoms Chest pain Shortness of breath Lung Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in America A pulmonologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the lungs. Using pine bark extract to fight asthma. Disorders Asthma is a disorder which restricts breathing. Allergies are caused by external stimuli which irritate the nasal cavity and restrict breathing. Emphysema
Symptoms Diffcuilty breathing Coughing A bluish tint to the skin
Cause Cigarette smoking Nuclear medicine. Symptoms Coughing Wheezing Shortness of breath Chest tightess,pain,or pressure Treatment Inhalers Nebulizer Symptoms Runny nose Sneezing Itchy, watery eyes Sinus pressure Itching of the nose or throat Treatment Medicines Shots Cystic Fibrosis is an inherited disease that affects the digestive and respiratory systems by causing an unusually thick mucus. Symptoms Thick mucus secretion in the lungs Reapeated chest infections Nasal polyps Weightloss, difficulty to gain weight. Pale, greasy, fouls smelling faeces Chronic coughing Treatment High concentrated amounta of salt in sweat Gene therapy Antibiotic therapy Chest therapy Pancreatic enzymes, vitamin supplements Nebulizer
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