Is apex part of the lungs?


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2016-06-26 01:30:46
2016-06-26 01:30:46

Apex refers to the top or tip. So apex can refer to many, many things, such as:

  1. Apex of the lungs
  2. Apex of the heart

In plant botony, it refers to

  1. a part of the leaf, to be more specific the top or tip of the leaf

In electronics, it can refer to a specific brand of product.

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The uppermost part of the lung is the lung apex. Apical means pertaining to the apex.

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