June 1986, Volume 36, Issue 6

Editorial

LUNG AS A METABOLIC ORGAN

Syed Farooq Akber

Because of lungs special position in the circulatory system, the pulmonary circulation has, in addition to its role in the exchange of gases, an important role in homeostasis. Metabolic activi­ties of the lung include exogenous and endogenous functions. Through the endogenous

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