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What diseases are related to the respiratory system?

  • things like pneumonia, lung cancer, bronchiestasis, asthma, copd

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  • Answer: things like pneumonia, lung cancer, bronchiestasis, asthma, copd
  • Answer: Lung cancer, asbestosis (mesothelioma), emphysema, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Answer: Respiratory system has oxygen. Cardiovascular system needs oxygen to work. Both has oxygen.
  • Answer: It is related to the Circulatory system, because the blood travels to the lungs to receive oxygen for oxygenation.
    Also, it is related to the nervous system because the nervous system controls the breathing rate.
  • Answer: asthma and chronic bronchitis. chronic bronchitis can be caused by severe allergic reaction due to pollen or certain types of flowers or foods
  • Answer: 1. Laryngitis - the inflammation of the voice box (larynx) caused by viral infection.2. Tonsillitis - the inflammation of the tonsils due to infection.3. Pharyngitis - an acute inflammation of the throat (pharynx) caused by viruses or bacteria.4. Bronchitis - the inflammation of the bronchi caused by viral infection.5. Bronchial Asthma - an attack of breathlessness accompanied by wheezing.6. Pneumonia - an infection of the lungs caused by viruses or bacteria.7. Tuberculosis (TB) - an infection of the lungs caused by tuberculosis bacteria.8. Emphysema - an ailment in which the alveoli in the lungs become damaged and is usually caused by heavy cigarette smoking and to some degree by long exposure to polluted air.9. Lung Cancer - an uncontrolled growth of cells which affect the lung tissue and the main cause of Lung Cancer is cigarette smoking.
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  • Answer: The 4 disease or disorders of the respiratory system are...

    1. Waste products not removed builds up and acts like poison in body cells.

    2. Fluids build up around the heart making it work harder to move blood to the lungs.

    3. Infections caused by micro-organisms, beginning in the bladder and can spread to the kidneys.

    4. Kidney failure.

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  • Answer: Some include Hemosiderosis (Abnormal accumulation of iron in the lungs), Kartagener Syndrome (An inherited syndrome of chronic respiratory problems and misplaced internal organs), and Laryngomalacia (condition in which the voicebox (larynx) and epiglottis are soft rather than firm)

    The respiratory system is a group of organs that help you breath. Therefore it consists of the airways, ie, nasal passages, the trachea (windpipe), the lungs, pleura (pleura is the double membrane covering of the lung and respiratory muscles.

    Diseases of any of these parts are termed as respiratory diseases.
    They can be grouped into -congenital anomalies (present since birth), acquired diseases, and tumours.

    CONGENITAL ANOMALIES (NOT SO COMMON)- agenesis or hypoplasia of lungs or its lobes, tracheal and bronchial atresia,stenosis, trabeoesophagial fistula etc.

    ACQUIRED DISEASES- asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, bronchiectasis, pneumonia, sarcoidosis, tuberculosis, pneumoconiosis, hypersensitivity pnemonitis, pulmonary edema, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary embolism, pulmonary haemorrhage, Good-pasteur syndeome, pleural effusion, pneumothorax etc.

    TUMOURS- benign and malignant tumours of the lung, pleura and various metastatic tumours.
  • Answer: It can hurt it and your lungs can turn black
  • Answer: ten way to prevent disese to your respiratory system
  • Answer: You can get things such as TB (tuberculosis), pneumonia.