Regional Anatomy of the Thorax- Mediastinal airways

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  • Created on: 16-10-18 19:02

The main bronchi pass inferolaterally from the bifurcation of the trachae (carina)

The carina is at the middle of the superior and inferior mediastinum.

Cartilage keeps the trachae open

Right bronchus:

  • 2.5cm Wide
  • 2.5 cm Long
  • 45 degrees  horozontal
  • Posterior to ascending Aorta…


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