Studies on bronchoalveolar cells in humans. I. Preliminary morphological studies in various respiratory diseases.

A preliminary investigation has been carried out on bronchoalveolar cells obtained following lavage in various respiratory diseases. Of 23 cases observed, 7 have been studied in detail, 6 cases provided insufficient material for investigation, and the data obtained from the remaining 10 cases were inconclusive. Considerations are made with regard to the… CONTINUE READING