Mathematical Analysis of PO2 and Local Flow Distribution in the Carotid Body
The local environment of chemoreceptor elements in the carotid body with regard to oxygen supply is of importance for the receptor mechanism. In the literature the absolute figures of tissue PO2, local flow, and oxygen consumption are not described clearly.
KeywordsOxygen Consumption Carotid Body Partial Derivation Blood Pressure Difference Serial Reconstruction
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