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Unformatted text preview: stroma : elastic connective tissue binding together air spaces within lungs- Blood Supply & Innervation of Lungs : o pulmonary arteries : deliver systemic venous blood to lungs to be oxygenated o pulmonary capillary networks : pick up oxygen from alveoli o pulmonary veins : deliver freshly oxygenated blood from respiratory zones of lungs to heart o bronchial arteries : provide systemic blood to lung tissues supply blood to all lung tissues except alveoli ( alveoli are served by pulmonary circulation ) o pulmonary plexus : delivers parasympathetic (& sympathetic) motor nerve fibers & visceral sensory fibers to lungs PAGE4...
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- Fall '10
- Anthropology, lung tissues