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Alveolar Clearance and Lung Lymphatics

  • Bryan Corrin
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 6)

Abstract

Alveolar clearance concerns the effective removal of both inhaled extraneous matter and fluid transudates from the lung, and these will be dealt with in turn.

Keywords

Alveolar Macrophage Malignant Mesothelioma Alveolar Epithelium Pinocytotic Vesicle Coal Worker Pneumoconiosis 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bryan Corrin
    • 1
  1. 1.Cardiothoracic InstituteBrompton HospitalLondonUK

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