Tracheobronchial Airways

L. S. Van Winkle, S. Smiley-Jewell, Kent E Pinkerton

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This chapter provides an overview of the architecture, function, and cellular composition of the airways. In particular, the role of anatomical diversity of airways among mammalian species will be addressed along with methods to evaluate normal airway function and response to toxic injury from an anatomical perspective.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRespiratory Toxicology
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9780080468686
StatePublished - Aug 12 2010


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  • Medicine(all)

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Van Winkle, L. S., Smiley-Jewell, S., & Pinkerton, K. E. (2010). Tracheobronchial Airways. In Respiratory Toxicology (Vol. 8, pp. 35-58). Elsevier Inc..