When there is excess water in the mucus

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Clues

  • Bottom of the cell is called... (5)
  • How does the chlorine diffuse out of the mucus? (10, 9)
  • How does the sodium ions diffuses from the mucus down the concentration gradient into the epithelial cells? (11, 9)
  • How is water drawn out of cells? (7)
  • Sodium ions are pumped out of the cell with help from the [...] when there is excess water in the mucus (7, 8)
  • Top of the cell is called... (6)
  • Water is drawn out of the cells due to a high... (4, 13)
  • What is closed off when this happens? (4, 7)
  • What is the cell called that lines the airway? (10)

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