Respiratory System Terminology 201701

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Across

  1. Cell of the pulmonary alveoli (13)
  2. phagocytic cells derived from monocytes (11)
  3. cell of the pulmonary alveoli which secretes surfactant (22)
  4. alveolar cells (11)
  5. bag (12)
  6. large air filled space above and behind the nose in the middle of the face (12)
  7. big-eater (10)
  8. one of the two channels of the nose (7)
  9. epithelium where the surface cells are flat; either simple or stratified (8)
  10. an epithelium characterized by surface cells taller than they are wide (8)
  11. a small hollow, basin or flask (8)
  12. branch of the trachea (13)
  13. granuloycte; granules of this type of white blood cell take up the dye eosin (10)
  14. cell in the deepest layer of epithelium (10)
  15. small branch of the bronchial tree which contains no cartilage in the wall (10)
  16. divide into two branches (9)
  17. branch of the left bronchus (18)
  18. simple squamous epithelium lining the heart, blood vessels, and lymphatic vessels (11)
  19. air passages in lung (10)
  20. a juicy berry, a grape; applied to small, rounded terminal secretory units of compound exocrine glands (6)
  21. involved in the process of gas exchange between the alveoli and blood (22)
  22. slime (5)
  23. cone-shaped passageway leading from the oral and nasal cavities in the head to the esophagus and larynx (7)
  24. thin sheet of protein underlying epithelium (12)
  25. phagocytic cell found in the alveoli of the lungs; also called an alveolar macrophage or an alveolar phagocyte (9)
  26. eyelashes (5)
  27. connective tissue cell (derived from monocyte) digesting foreign particles (12)
  28. passageway which contains alveolar sacs (13)
  29. cells covering organs and structures, or lining spaces, tubes (10)
  30. glassy, translucent, crystalline (8)
  31. cell found in the epithelium of the lung (25)
  32. plate of ethmoid bone (10)
  33. hair-like projections on epithelial cells (6)
  34. the special name for epithelia (q.v.) lining blood and lymph vessels (10)
  35. simple epithelium where not all apical borders of cells reach lumen, thereby appearing to be stratified (27)
  36. an organ in an animal's body that synthesizes substances (5)
  37. deeper layer of connective tissue (9)
  38. mucus-secreting epithelial cell named for its shape (6)
  39. thin sheet which cells rests upon (17)

Down

  1. an epithelial cell that is taller than it is wide (13)
  2. all cells touch the basement membrane yet has the appearance of being stratified (16)
  3. cartilage with glassy appearance (17)
  4. last ring of trachea has a keel-like projection in the fork between the bronchi (6)
  5. involuntary muscle which does not have cross striations (13)
  6. dome-shaped cells with short microvilli, found in the small airways of the lung (26)
  7. respiratory tube which, in relaxed state, has corrugations due to cartilage rings (7)
  8. first portion of the respiratory tract where gas exchange actually occurs (22)
  9. windpipe (8)
  10. depressions in seeds (6)
  11. membrane that lines various cavities in the body and surrounds internal organs (6)
  12. bronchioles just before the respiratory branch (20)
  13. type of blood cells with distinct cytoplasmic granules which stain pink with eosin (11)
  14. connective tissue layer underneath epithelium (14)
  15. smallest of a body's blood vessels (9)
  16. a depression at vascular entrance/exit of a gland or organ (5)
  17. microscopic sacs in the lung (7)
  18. lung (9)
  19. alveolar epithelial cell and the pulmonary capillary endothelial cell (20)
  20. main airway that conducts air into the lungs (15)
  21. respiratory tube which, in relaxed state, has corrugations due to cartilage rings (6)
  22. tubes lined by epithelium (14)
  23. type of epithelium where the cells are as tall as they are wide (8)
  24. a small lobe (6)
  25. protein constituent of all mucus (5)
  26. openings that permit air flow between adjacent alveoli (13)
  27. connective tissue cell with granules which contain heparin and histamine (9)
  28. type of cartilage with a glassy appearance (7)
  29. a type of phagocyte and are normally found in the bloodstream (10)
  30. a flexible elastic tissue (9)
  31. cell of the pulmonary alveoli (10)
  32. branches of the trachea (7)
  33. cells responsible for storage and metabolism of lipids (9)
  34. cavities of a tubular organ or part (6)
  35. with hair-like projection found on the apical surface of some epithelium (8)
  36. space enclosed by tubular or vesicular structure (5)


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