Capillary-Tissue Exchange Kinetics: Diffusional Interactions Between Adjacent Capillaries

  • Carl A. Goresky
  • Harry L. Goldsmith
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 191)


On the basis of their blood supply, organs in the mammalian body can be classified into two types: well-perfused and poorly perfused. The well-perfused organs include liver, heart, lungs, kidneys, and brain; and the poorly perfused organs include skin and subcutaneous tissue, and resting muscle.


Dilution Curve Countercurrent Flow Label Water Cine Film Stagger Entrance 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Carl A. Goresky
    • 1
  • Harry L. Goldsmith
    • 1
  1. 1.McGill University Medical ClinicMontreal General HospitalMontrealCanada

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