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At the larynx, the cough mechanism moves secretions beyond the larynx and into the oropharynx. This process is commonly referred to as the mucociliary transport mechanism or the mucociliary escalator, and is an important part of the cleansing mechanism of the tracheobronchial tree. Clinically, there are a number of factors that are now known to slow the rate of the mucociliary transport. , atropine) 26 SECTION ONE THE CARDIOPULMONARY SYSTEM—THE ESSENTIALS The Lamina Propria. The lamina propria is the submucosal layer of the tracheobronchial tree.
Most gas exchange occurs in the tight space area. The area around the bronchioles, alveolar ducts, and alveolar sacs is called the loose space. fibers are found in this area. Water content in this area can increase more than 30 percent before a significant pressure change develops. The collagen in the interstitium is believed to limit alveolar distensibility. Expansion of a lung unit beyond the limits of the interstitial collagen can (1) occlude the pulmonary capillaries or (2) damage the structural framework of the collagen fibers and, subsequently, the wall of the alveoli.
The inner layer is called the tunica intima and is composed of endothelium and a thin layer of connective and elastic tissue. The middle layer is called the tunica media and consists primarily of elastic connective tissue in large arteries and smooth muscle Superior pulmonary veins Pulmonary arteries Left lung hilum Right lung hilum Aorta Inferior pulmonary veins Figure 1–28. Major pulmonary vessels. CHAPTER ONE THE ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM Artery Arteriole Connective tissue Endothelium (Tunica intima) Elastic layers Muscle layer (Tunica media) Collagen (Tunica adventitia) Capillaries Venule Vein Blood flow Figure 1–29.