fundamentals CHAPTER 30 KEY TERMS - 1 CHAPTER 30 KEY TERMS FUNDAMENTALS Adventitious breath sounds abnormal lung sounds heard with auscultation Alopecia

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1 CHAPTER 30 KEY TERMS FUNDAMENTALS Adventitious breath sounds abnormal lung sounds heard with auscultation Alopecia the loss of scalp hair (baldness) or body hair Aphasia abnormal neurological condition in which language function is defective or absent Apical Pulse heartbeat as listened to with the bell or diaphragm of a stethoscope placed on the apex of the heart Arcus Senilis opaque ring, gray to white in color, that surrounds the periphery cornea Atrophied wasted or reduced size or physiological activity of a part of the body caused by disease or other influenced Auscultation listening to sounds produced within the body Borborygmi audible abdominal sounds produced by hyperactive intestinal peristalsis Bruit abnormal sound or murmur heard while auscultating an organ, gland, or artery Cerumen yellow or brown waxy secretion produced by sweat glands in the external ear Clubbing bulging of the tissues at the nail base caused by insufficient oxygenation at the periphery Conjunctivitis
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  • Nursing, Abnormal Condition, Eyelid, abnormal neurological condition

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