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Surgical Technology Principles and Practice

Nursing

Quiz 27 :

Surgery of the Ear, Nose, Pharynx, and Larynx

Quiz 27 :

Surgery of the Ear, Nose, Pharynx, and Larynx

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The medical abbreviation TM stands for ________.
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During a tracheostomy, the ________ is kept with the patient in his or her room.
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A

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Which of the following instruments would be used to remove nasal polyps?
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A

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The neck is anatomically divided into triangles for ________.
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The primary reasons for performing an adenoidectomy are________ infection and obstruction caused by hypertrophy of the tissue.
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Most endoscopic procedures of the nose are performed to treat ________.
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The 30-degree scope is used for maxillary, sphenoid, and __________ sinus procedures.
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Myringoplasty is performed to close a small, nonhealing hole in the _____________.
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The paired ________ sinuses are the large sinuses below the ocular orbits.
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Earwax is known as ________.
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A _______ suction device is used to remove the morcellated tissue.
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At what age is a cochlear implant contraindicated in children?
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The __________ transmits the vibrations of the tympanic membrane (TM) and the other ossicles to the inner ear via the oval window.
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A cochlear implant is used to transmit external sound directly to the _______________.
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An incision is made in the __________ below the obstruction with a #15 blade.
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Cholesteatoma, eustachian tube dysfunction, neoplasm, or congenital malformation of the middle ear may block airflow to the mastoid and cause chronic ________.
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Turbinectomy generally is performed at the same time as __________.
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Reconstruction of the _______ and oropharynx, or uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, is performed to reduce and tighten oropharyngeal tissue.
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The ______ glands are situated within the lobes of the thyroid.
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The _______________is situated behind the nasal cavity and above the oral cavity.
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