Subscribe:Posts Comments

You Are Here: Home » Posts tagged with "lungs"

Alveoli – Function, Gas Exchange, Structure, Diagram

Alveoli – Function, Gas Exchange, Structure, Diagram

The respiratory process is made possible by the alveoli – the small tissue sacs in the lungs. These small air sacs are much like a bunch of grapes that deflate and inflate during the breathing process.  Specifically, these tissues in the lungs...
Bibasilar Atelectasis – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Bibasilar Atelectasis – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Bibasilar atelectasis is a disorder which results in the collapse of lung tissue, thereby not allowing the respiratory exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide. It is an airless or collapsed state of the lung, which can be chronic or acute and affect a part...
Goodpasture syndrome- Symptoms, Treatment, Pictures

Goodpasture syndrome- Symptoms, Treatment, Pictures

Goodpasture syndrome is also referred to as anti- glomerular basement antibody disease or also as goodpasture’s disease. This condition is a rare disease which is characterized by GN or glomerular nephritis and bleeding of lungs. Though there may be...
© 2012 Diseases List · Subscribe:PostsComments · Designed by Theme Junkie · Powered by WordPress