The Respiratory Syste4

The Respiratory Syste4 - The Respiratory System Respiration...

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The Respiratory System Respiration - pulmonary ventilation (refreshes air in alveoli) - external respiration : gas exchange (O 2 2 alveoli - transport of respiratory gases : transport of O 2 2 (in blood) - internal respiration : gas exchanges (O 2 2 loading) between systemic blood & tissue cells Functional anatomy of the respiratory system - respiratory zone : site of gas exchange; includes respiratory bronchioles, alveolar ducts & alveoli - conducting zone humidify incoming air Nose cleanses inspired air, serves as a resonating chamber for speech, houses the olfactory (smell) receptors - external nose o
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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