Structure of apex of lung

Known as: apex lung, Lung Apex, Anatomical apex of lung 
The rounded, uppermost part of the lung, located above the level of the sternal end of the first rib.
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2006
2006
Human acute lung injury is characterized by heterogeneous tissue involvement, leading to the potential for extremes of mechanical… (More)
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2005
2005
Reducing the dose for each CT scan is important for children with cystic fibrosis (CF). To determine whether the number of CT… (More)
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2001
2001
An ultrafast MR sequence was used to measure changes in signal intensity during the first pass of intravascular contrast through… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVES The aim of the study was to determine the characteristics of septic pulmonary emboli and their prevalence on spiral… (More)
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2001
2001
Hintergrund und Fragestellung. Zur Behandlung vestibulokochleärer Störungen gehört systemisch appliziertes Prednisolon zur… (More)
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1998
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1998
PURPOSE 1. To investigate early DNA damage induced in rat lung cells following single-dose, partial-volume irradiation (lung base… (More)
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1994
1994
RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES Ultrafast computed tomography (UFCT) has proven useful, but is of limited practical application in the… (More)
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1992
1992
The growth of mycobacteria in human macrophages was examined at an ambient concentration of oxygen (5% CO2 and 95% air… (More)
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1990
1990
A simple method of estimating the amount of lung irradiated in patients with breast cancer would be of use in minimizing lung… (More)
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