Diagram
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  • Right lower lobe bronchus - “ The right lower lobe bronchus is a lobar (secondary) bronchus that is the continuation of the bronchus intermedius distally to the origin of the r...”
  • Right middle lobe bronchus - “ The bronchus intermedius divides into the right middle lobe bronchus and the right lower lobe bronchus. Gross anatomy The right middle lobe bron...”
  • Bronchopulmonary segmental anatomy - “ Bronchopulmonary segmental anatomy describes the division of the lungs into segments based on the tertiary or segmental bronchi. Gross anatomy T...”
  • Bronchopulmonary segments (mnemonic) - “ Mnemonics to remember the bronchopulmonary segments are: A PALM Seed Makes Another Little Palm (right lung) ASIA ALPS (left lung) Mnemonic 'A ...”
  • Trachea - “ The trachea, known colloquially as the windpipe, connects the upper respiratory tract to the lungs via the tracheobronchial tree, enabling gas exc...”
  • Carina - “ The carina is part of the trachea and is an important reference point in chest imaging. Gross anatomy The carina is found at the base of the tra...”
  • Right main bronchus - “ The trachea bifurcates into the right and left main bronchi at the level of the carina, supplying air to the right and left lungs respectively. Ea...”
  • Tracheobronchial tree - “ The tracheobronchial tree is the branching tree of airways beginning at the larynx and extending inferiorly and peripherally into the lungs as bro...”
  • Lung - “ The lungs are the functional units of respiration and are key to survival. They contain 1500 miles of airways, 300-500 million alveoli and have a ...”
  • Right lung - “ The right lung is one of two lungs, located in the right hemithorax on the right of the heart and mediastinum.  There are a few differences betwe...”
  • Boyden classification of bronchi - “ The Boyden classification of bronchi refers to the standard nomenclature used to describe bronchopulmonary segmental anatomy. Each lung has 10 se...”
  • Right upper lobe - “ The right upper lobe (RUL) is one of three lobes in the right lung.  It is separated from the right lower lobe by the oblique fissure and the midd...”
  • Right upper lobe apical segment - “ The right upper lobe apical segment is one of the three bronchopulmonary segments of the right upper lobe. It is the most apical of the segments i...”
  • Right upper lobe posterior segment - “ The right upper lobe posterior segment is one of the three bronchopulmonary segments of the right upper lobe. It is the most posterior of the segm...”
  • Right upper lobe anterior segment - “ The right upper lobe anterior segment is one of the three bronchopulmonary segments of the right upper lobe. It is the most anterior of the segmen...”
  • Right middle lobe - “ The right middle lobe (RML) or simply the middle lobe is one of three lobes in the right lung. It is separated from the right upper lobe above by ...”
  • Right middle lobe medial segment - “ The right middle lobe medial segment is one of the two bronchopulmonary segments of the right middle lobe. It is the most medial of the segments i...”
  • Right middle lobe lateral segment - “ The right middle lobe lateral segment is one of the two bronchopulmonary segments of the right middle lobe. It is the most lateral of the segments...”
  • Right lower lobe - “ The right lower lobe (RLL) is one of three lobes in the right lung. It is separated from the right upper lobe superiorly and the middle lobe anter...”
  • Right lower lobe superior segment - “ The right lower lobe superior or apical segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most apical of the...”
  • Right lower lobe posterior segment - “ The right lower lobe posterior or posterior basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most inf...”
  • Right lower lobe lateral segment - “ The right lower lobe lateral or lateral basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most inferol...”
  • Right lower lobe anterior segment - “ The right lower lobe anterior or anterior basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most infer...”
  • Right lower lobe medial segment - “ The right lower lobe medial or medial basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most inferomed...”
  • Bronchus intermedius - “ The bronchus intermedius is one of the two bronchi which the right main bronchus bifurcates into, the other being the right upper lobe bronchus. ...”
  • Secondary lobar bronchi - “ The secondary lobar bronchi or just lobar bronchi are the first subdivision of the main (or primary) bronchi. Like the primary and tertiary bronch...”
  • Right upper lobe bronchus - “ The right upper lobe bronchus is the first of two secondary bronchi produced by the bifurcation of the right main bronchus. The other is the bronc...”

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