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Introduction to Respiratory Pathophysiology
Pulmonary Vascular Disease
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abnormal acid acid-base acute airway obstruction alkalosis alveolar gas alveolar Po2 alveolar pressure alveolar ventilation alveoli antigen apnea asthma blood flow breathing pattern bronchial buffer pair cardiac output carotid body cause cells cerebral changes chemical drives chest wall chronic airflow obstruction clinical compliance cough curve diffusion disorders drive to breathe dyspnea edema effect elastic recoil emphysema expiration factors fibrosis Figure fluid function gas exchange HCO3 hemoglobin high altitude hypercapnia hypoventilation hypoxemia hypoxemic hypoxia hypoxic immune increase infection inhaled inspired lung volume lymphatics mechanisms membrane metabolic acidosis metabolic alkalosis mismatching mixed venous mmHg mucus normal occurs oxygen patients Pco2 perfusion physiological pleural pressure pleural space pneumonia pneumothorax produced protein pulmonary artery pulmonary capillary pulmonary hypertension receptors reduced resistance respiratory acidosis respiratory failure respiratory muscles respiratory system respiratory tract result shunt smooth muscle sputum surface symptoms syndrome thoracic cage tidal volume tion tissue tumor upper airway vascular