Register to reply

Why does emphysema cause air trapping?

by sameeralord
Tags: emphysema, trapping
Share this thread:
sameeralord
#1
Mar29-12, 03:22 AM
P: 640
Hello everyone,

So emphysema cause alveoli damge, how does this cause air trapping?
What is bullae(dilated alveoli) has to do with this. Thanks
Phys.Org News Partner Biology news on Phys.org
Discovery reveals how bacteria distinguish harmful versus helpful viruses
14 detained trying to prevent Faroe Island dolphin hunt
Census: Orca population in Puget Sound falling

Register to reply

Related Discussions
Trapping atoms Introductory Physics Homework 1
Trapping electrons Atomic, Solid State, Comp. Physics 1
Particle Trapping General Physics 3
Why do the brochioles collapse? Biology 1
Trapping Photons Quantum Physics 2