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LUNGS-SEGMENTAL BLOOD SUPPLY

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LUNGS-SEGMENTAL BLOOD SUPPLY

BRONCHIAL TREE
1. Arterial supply - 2 bronchial arteries from descending aorta + 1 from right posterior intercostal artery.
2. Venous drainage - azygous vein on the right + accessory hemiazygous vein on the left.

PULMONARY VESSELS
1. Arterial supply - PA does not supply bronchi, only alveoli.
2. Venous drainage - PV, tributaries run in the intersegmental septa.


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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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