Trachea

Trachea: The air tube extending from the larynx into the thorax where it bifurcates (splits) into the right and left mainstem bronchi.

Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH)1

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Trachea: The cartilaginous and membranous tube descending from the larynx and branching into the right and left main bronchi.2

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References

  1. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): rarediseasesnetwork.org/ cms/ rld/ Learn-More/ Glossary
  2. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

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