Respiratory System Disorders
How Do the Alveoli in a Normal Lung Compare to Those in Someone with C...
Q: How do the alveoli in a normal lung compare to those in someone with COPD?
How do the alveoli in a normal lung compare to those in someone with COPD?
The walls of the alveoli are damaged in Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This leaves lesser surface area for gaseous exchange in the lungs which inturn makes breathing hard.
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