A bronchiole that is the first segment of the respiratory zone. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Respiratory_bronchiole https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0123813611 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
bronchiolus respiratorius [ FMA:7412 ]

definition

A bronchiole that is the first segment of the respiratory zone.

depicted by

Alveoli:diagram.png

has exact synonym

bronchiolus respiratorii

bronchiolus respiratorius

id

UBERON:0002188

taxon notes

mice have few or none of these structures, with the terminal bronchioles transitioning directly to the alveolary ducts