Alveoli Anatomy Diagrams

Monday, June 2nd 2014. | Anatomy
Alveoli Anatomy Diagrams is a tiny air sac formed at the tip of the lungs’ smallest airways, the bronchioles. The main function of the alveoli is storage of air for a shorter period which permits absorption of oxygen into the blood. The gaseous exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide typically takes place in the alveoli.
The alveoli have a structure specialised for efficient gaseous exchange:
  • They are surrounded by numerous capillaries.
  • They are fluid lined enabling gases to dissolve.
  • They have a large surface area in relation to volume.
  • Walls are extremely thin.
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