lung growth

The increase in size or mass of a lung. In all air-breathing vertebrates the lungs are developed from the ventral wall of the oesophagus as a pouch… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Human lung growth starts as a primitive lung bud in early embryonic life and undergoes several morphological stages which… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Exposure of newborn rats to hyperoxia impairs alveolarization and vessel growth, causing abnormal lung structure that persists… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Experimental evidence is rapidly emerging that the coupling of positive regulatory signals with the induction of negative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To determine whether angiogenesis is necessary for normal alveolarization, we studied the effects of two antiangiogenic agents… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Branching morphogenesis of the embryonic lung requires interactions between the epithelium and the mesenchyme. Previously, we… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Fetal lung growth depends on the degree to which lungs are distended with luminal liquid. Fetal lungs are highly distended such… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To examine whether birth weight, infant weight, and childhood respiratory infection are associated with adult lung… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We studied the lungs of 42 infants dying of obstetrical accidents, acute infections, and trauma, who ranged in age from 19 wk… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Standard morphometric methods were applied to the lungs of 36 boys and 20 girls aged from 6 weeks to 14 years, dying as a result… (More)
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Review
1975
Review
1975
The lung is qualitatively different at birth, compared to adult life, in many species. In the neonatal period, the peripheral… (More)
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