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Bronchial Vascular Remodeling in Asthma and COPD (Lung by Aili Lazaar

By Aili Lazaar

Responding to the expansion of analysis within the box during the last decade, this ebook brings jointly prime investigators with services in pulmonology, pathology, and developmental biology to elucidate the mechanisms that keep an eye on the advance of bronchial vascular home improvement in bronchial asthma and COPD, in addition to discover the pathophysiological procedures that could effect the formula of recent healing recommendations for those stipulations.

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130. Dahlqvist K, Umemoto EY, Brokaw JJ, Dupuis M, McDonald DM. Tissue macrophages associated with angiogenesis in chronic airway inflammation. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 1999; 20:237–247. 131. Baluk P, Raymond WW, Ator E, Coussens LM, MsDonald DM, Caughey GH. Matrix metalloproteinase 2 and 9 expression increases in mycoplasma-infected airways but is not required for microvascular remodeling. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2004; 287:L307–L317. Apr 9 (Epub). A. A. I. Introduction Airway blood flow has (i) physiologic roles, including nourishment of the mucosa, conditioning of inspired air, and anastomotic blood supply to the lung, (ii) pathophysiological roles in airway inflammation and tissue repair after lung transplantation, and (iii) therapeutic roles by regulating the clearance of inhaled airway drugs.

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