respiratory airwayGo to external page http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0001005
An airway through which respiratory air passes in organisms. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trachea ]
- This class generically groups trachea and analagous structures throughout metazoa. Consider renaming, as the term could be taken to mean lumen of tracheal system (e.g. in SNOMED). As a grouping class this is quite vague, as it is not clear where the airway begins and ends
- An airway through which respiratory air passes in organisms.