Definition of Bronchioles. Meaning of Bronchioles. Synonyms of Bronchioles

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Definition of Bronchioles

Bronchiole
Bronchiole Bron"chi*ole, n. (Anat.) A minute bronchial tube.

Meaning of Bronchioles from wikipedia

- The bronchioles or bronchioli are the smaller branches of the bronchial airways in the respiratory tract. They include the terminal bronchioles, and finally...
- lobule is supplied by a terminal bronchiole that branches into respiratory bronchioles. The respiratory bronchioles supply the alveoli in each acinus...
- bronchi and bronchioles. The lungs can be included in the lower respiratory tract or as separate entity and include the respiratory bronchioles, alveolar...
- present in the respiratory bronchioles as scattered outpockets, extending from their lumens. The respiratory bronchioles lead into alveolar ducts which...
- into many smaller bronchioles which divide into terminal bronchioles, each of which then gives rise to several respiratory bronchioles, which go on to divide...
- in children. Light microscopy typically shows neutrophils in bronchi, bronchioles and adjacent alveolar spaces. Compared to pneumonia in general, the ****ociation...
- into numerous smaller tubes, the bronchioles. In birds the bronchioles are termed parabronchi. It is the bronchioles, or parabronchi that generally open...
- enhanced (by as much as 1200% in the case of skeletal muscles) Dilates bronchioles of the lung through circulating epinephrine, which allows for greater...
- includes the nostrils of the nose, the larynx, trachea, bronchi, and bronchioles—filters, warms and moistens air and conducts it into the lungs). The...
- Alveolar ducts are tiny ducts that connect the respiratory bronchioles to alveolar sacs, each of which contains a collection of alveoli (small mucus-lined...
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