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Table of Contents

Section 1 Anatomy and embryology
  1. Respiratory System
  2. Bony Thorax
  3. Rib Characteristics and Costovertebral Articulations
  4. Anterior Thoracic Wall
  5. Anterior Thoracic Wall (Continued)
  6. Anterior Thoracic Wall: Internal View
  7. Dorsal Aspect of Thorax
  8. Dorsal Aspect of Thorax: Posterior and Lateral Views
  9. Course and Relations of Intercostal Nerves and Arteries
  10. Diaphragm: Viewed from Above
  11. Topography of Lungs: Anterior View
  12. Topography of Lungs: Posterior View
  13. Medial Surface of Lungs
  14. Bronchopulmonary Segments
  15. Bronchopulmonary Segments in Relationship to Ribs
  16. Relations of Trachea and Main Bronchi
  17. Bronchial Arteries
  18. Mediastinum: Right Lateral View
  19. Mediastinum: Left Lateral View
  20. Innervation of Lungs and Tracheobronchial Tree
  21. Structure of Trachea and Major Bronchi
  22. Intrapulmonary Airways
  23. Structure of Bronchi and Bronchioles – Light Microscopy
  24. Ultrastructure of Tracheal, Bronchial, and Bronchiolar Epithelium
  25. Bronchial Submucosal Glands
  26. Intrapulmonary Blood Circulation
  27. Fine Structure of Alveolar Capillary Unit:  Ultrastructure of Pulmonary Alveoli and Capillaries
  28. Fine Structure of Alveolar Capillary Unit (Continued): Type II Alveolar Cell and Surface-Active Layer
  29. Fine Structure of Alveolar Capillary Unit (Continued): Pulmonary Vascular Endothelium
  30. Lymphatic Drainage of the Lungs and Pleura
  31. Lymphatic Drainage of the Lungs and Pleura: Distribution of Lymphatics
  32. Pulmonary Immunology; Lymphocytes, Mast cells, Eosinophils, Neutrophils

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