Exam 4

Term Definition
The upper respiratory track includes… Nose, naval cavity, pharynx, middle tubes, and Eustachian tubes
The nasal cavity is _____ lined Mucus
Another name for pharynx is… Throat
What are the respiratory defenses? Nasal hair, cilia, the ciliary escalator, and mucus
The lower respiratory track includes… Larynx, trachea, bronchial tubes, alveoli, pleura,.
The trachea is ____ lined, and has ____ memebranes Cilia; mucus
What is the normal microorganisms for the upper respiratory tract? Normal microbes suppress invasive microbes.
What is the normal microorganisms for the lower respiratory tract? There is none, it is sterile.
List the mircobial diseases of the upper respiratory tract Pharyngitis, Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Acute otitis media (ear infection), and diptheria
Microbial Diseases of the Upper andLower Respiratory Tract include… Influenza, Pertussis, RSV Disease
Microbial Diseases of Lower Respiratory Tract Tuberculosis, Pneumonia

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