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Descriptor English: Pulmonary Gas Exchange
Descriptor Spanish: Intercambio Gaseoso Pulmonar
Descriptor Portuguese: Troca Gasosa Pulmonar
Descriptor French: Échanges gazeux pulmonaires
Entry term(s): Exchange, Pulmonary Gas
Gas Exchange, Pulmonary
Tree number(s): E01.370.386.700.650
G03.143.775.602
G09.772.705.760.602
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011659
Scope note: The exchange of OXYGEN and CARBON DIOXIDE between alveolar air and pulmonary capillary blood that occurs across the BLOOD-AIR BARRIER.
Annotation: do not coordinate with OXYGEN or CARBON DIOXIDE unless particularly discussed
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 83
History Note: 83
Entry Version: PULM GAS EXCHANGE
Related: Blood-Air Barrier MeSH
DeCS ID: 27780
Unique ID: D011659
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Date Established: 1983/01/01
Date of Entry: 1982/04/26
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Pulmonary Gas Exchange - Preferred
Concept UI M0018136
Scope note The exchange of OXYGEN and CARBON DIOXIDE between alveolar air and pulmonary capillary blood that occurs across the BLOOD-AIR BARRIER.
Preferred term Pulmonary Gas Exchange
Entry term(s) Exchange, Pulmonary Gas
Gas Exchange, Pulmonary



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