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Alveolar duct

Known as: Ductus alveolaris, alveolar ducts 
The respiratory passage distal to the respiratory bronchiole. Alveolar sacs and alveoli arise from the alveolar duct.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The mean linear intercept (chord) length (L(m)) is a useful parameter of peripheral lung structure as it describes the mean free… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of this prospective study was to verify whether the percentage area of lung occupied by lowest attenuation values on… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Intermittent positive pressure ventilation with large tidal volumes and high peak airway pressures can result in pulmonary… 
Review
1990
Review
1990
  • M. Mustafa
  • Free Radical Biology & Medicine
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 26045230
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The appearance of the microstructure of the lung as revealed in transmission and scanning electron micrographs of perfusion-fixed… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The initial deposition and subsequent translocation of chrysotile asbestos were studied in the lungs of rats exposed for 1 h in… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The postnatal growth of the lung was quantitatively investigated in rats aged 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 21, 44 and 131 days by light and… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
  • A. Paintal
  • Journal of Physiology
  • 1969
  • Corpus ID: 25796513
1. The responses of type J pulmonary receptors (identified according to existing criteria) were studied in anaesthetized cats by…