Flashcards in Gas Transport and The Pleural Membrane Deck (14):
Name the two types of gas transported by the lungs?
Most of the oxygen is carried from the lungs to the body tissues bound to what?
A small amount of oxygen is ____________ in the blood.
Oxygen goes to _______ __________ where it is used.
Most carbon dioxide is carried in the blood in the form of what?
Some carbon dioxide is carried attached to what?
A small amount of carbon dioxide is _____________ in the blood.
Carbon dioxide is released at the lungs, and gets __________ from the body.
Name the double layered serous membrane each lung is enclosed in?
Name the 3 layers of the pleural membrane?
Name the deepest layer of the pleural membrane?
What is inside the pleural cavity?
The visceral pleura is the layer of pleural membrane which covers the _________.