Biology 12th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0-07802-426-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-426-9

Chapter 35 - Respiratory Systems - Assess - Page 676: 17



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In emphysema, the alveoli swell up and fuse into larger air spaces. This blocks airflow and can cause severe breathing issues.
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