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What is pulmonary fibrosis?

Pulmonary fibrosis is a disease in which the lungs have scar tissue  in them. After a while the lungs become thickened and stiff, making  it difficult to breathe.

What is pulmonary circulation?

Pulmonary Circulation is part of the Cardiovascular system in which it carries oxygen depleted blood away from the heart and to the lungs and returns oxygenated blood back to (MORE)

What is a Pulmonary Emboli?

Answer   A pulmonary emboli is a blood clot, air bubble or a hard protein which was carried to the lung via the blood stream. The source of such blood clots may originate (MORE)

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The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What does the pulmonary artery do?

The pulmonary arteries carry blood from the heart to the lungs, to drop off carbon dioxide and pick up oxygen. There are two pulmonary arteries, one going to the left lung and (MORE)

What is pulmonary ventilation?

  Pulmonary ventilation ( breathing) is the physical movement of air into & out of the rspiratory tract.   breathing
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What is pulmonary artery?

The pulmonary artery is a structure that is located in the heart.  Its' function is to transport deoxygenated blood from the heart to  the respiratory system.

What are pulmonary arteries for?

The pulmonary arteries carry blood from the heart to the lungs. They are the only arteries (other than umbilical arteries in the fetus) that carry deoxygenated blood.
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What is in pulmonary cavity?

The pulmonary cavity is the space lined by parietal pleura that each lung occupies. The right and left pulmonary cavities are separated by the mediastinum. It is important to (MORE)