includes nose, nasal cavity, and sinuses, pharynx, larynx, trachea, lungs
nose, nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, and pharynx
larynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs
functions of upper airway
filtering, warming, humidification of the inhaled air
both digestion and respiration.
cartilages of the larynx
thyroid c. , cricoid c. , corniculate c., arytenoid c. , cuneiform c. , and epiglottis.
true vocal cords
false vocal cords
the seperation of the rt and lt bronchi
Is shorter and a steeper angle
order of bronchi
primarybronchus, seondary bronchus, tertiary bronchus, terminal bronchile,respiratory bronchiole.
rt lung gross anatomy
apex, base, hilus, superior lobe, middle lobe, inferior lobe, horizontal fissure, oblique fissure
lt lung gross anatomy
apex , base, hilus, superior lobe, inferior lobe, oblique fissure, cardiac notch.
whats some special about the lt lung
caridac notch and two lobes, longer lt bronchi
what some special about rt lung
three lobes with a extra fissure, horizontal. short rt bronci
a group make a alveolar sac which has a alveolar duct that runs through it.