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Mamillian Lungs

Last updated Feb 9, 2023 Edit Source

Pasted image 20221019121354.png Alveoli are the sole site of gaseous exchange.

# Adaptations for gaseous exchange

Gaseous Exchange

movement of gases by diffusion between an organism and its environment.

# Alveoli

Pasted image 20221019121914.png Blue blood is arriving to be oxygenated and red blood is leaving after being oxygenated.

Alveoli have thin walls and provide large surface areas for gas exchange.

# Tissue and function distribution in the human lungs

# Requirements of human airways

# Components

# Trachea

# Bronchi

# Bronchioles

# Alveoli