Respiratory

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pszurnicki
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Respiratory
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2011-10-08 16:33:00
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  1. What leukocytes are involved in emphysema pathogenesis?
    • neutrophil--elastase
    • macrophage--metalloprotease
  2. Atopic dermatitis is associated with what Obstructive pulmonary disease?
    asthma
  3. Posterior urethral valve can cause what?
    potter syndrome
  4. Which part of the bronchoial tree has the most smooth muscle and where muscle spasm(asthma happens)
    Medium sized bronchioles, just like in CVS
  5. Where is the most beta 2 receptors found in the respiratory tree?
    medium sized bronchioles
  6. Dependent part of airway?
    Terminal bronchiole...where most particles drop
  7. Mucus secreting glands in the first part of Duodenum?
    Brunner's glands
  8. The only GI submucosal glands?
    Brunner's glands in the duodenum
  9. Bronchiectasis
    sterility
    situs inversus
    Kartageners
  10. Exchange of gasses in the alveolus occurs across what cell?
    Type I pneumocytes
  11. Where are Clara(dust cells) found?
    in terminal bronchiole where little particles fall
  12. Physiologic cause of Crackles?
    • washed away surfactant--infection, pulmonary edema
    • loss of Residual volume due to fibrosis--all restrictive diseases

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