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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2011
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2011
MicroRNAs (miRNA) are small regulatory RNAs that control gene expression by translational suppression and destabilization of… (More)
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2009
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2009
The aim of the present study was to assess fibred confocal fluorescence microscopy (FCFM) as a tool for imaging the alveolar… (More)
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2005
2005
In rat lung, the definitive alveoli are established during development by the outgrowth of secondary septa from the primary septa… (More)
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1996
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1996
Dexamethasone, a glucocorticosteroid hormone, inhibits the formation of alveoli; retinoids and glucocorticosteroid hormones can… (More)
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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… (More)
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1996
1996
It has become apparent that the numerous growth factors and cytokines are produced during the development of fibroproliferative… (More)
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1995
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1995
In this study, 12 male baboons were delivered by hysterotomy at 75% of gestation. The development of a nonlethal baboon model… (More)
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1994
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1994
Intermittent positive pressure ventilation with large tidal volumes and high peak airway pressures can result in pulmonary… (More)
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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… (More)
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1970
1970
Observations made on wet and dry slices of inflated human lungs taken at necropsy have been used to give a more complete account… (More)
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