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The Lungs
The lungs are the essential organs of respiration; they are two in number, placed one on either side within the thorax, and separated from each other by the heart and other contents of the mediastinum. The substance of the lung is of a light... More »

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The lungs are the primary organs of respiration in humans and many other animals including a few fish and some snails. In mammals and most other vertebrates ...

www.webmd.com/lung/picture-of-the-lungs

Mar 21, 2017 ... WebMD's Lungs Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the lungs. Learn about lung function, problems, location in the body ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/lungs.html

What's something kids are doing all day, every day? Breathing! Your lungs are large and in charge of breathing, so read all about them in this article.

www.innerbody.com/anatomy/respiratory/lungs

The human lungs are a pair of large, spongy organs optimized for gas exchange between our blood and the air. Our bodies require oxygen in order to survive.

www.nationalgeographic.com/science/health-and-human-body/human-body/lungs

A climber in Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula wears a gas mask to keep noxious volcanic fumes out of his lungs. The vital organs filter air 24 hours a day, ...

medlineplus.gov/lungdiseases.html

Apr 21, 2017 ... Lung diseases are disorders or infections that affect the lungs and cause breathing problems. Some can lead to respiratory failure. Find out ...

www.medicinenet.com/image-collection/lungs_picture/picture.htm

View an Illustration of Lungs and learn more about Medical Anatomy and Illustrations.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMHT0022177

Your lungs are organs in your chest that allow your body to take in oxygen from the air. They also help remove carbon dioxide (a waste gas that can be toxic) ...

www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/lung

The lungs are among the hardest-working organs in the body. They expand and contract up to 20 times a minute to supply oxygen to be distributed to tissues all ...