Mucociliary Clearance


Clearance, Mucociliary

Clearances, Mucociliary

Mucociliary Clearances

Mucociliary Transport

Mucociliary Transports

Transport, Mucociliary

Transports, Mucociliary

A non-specific host defense mechanism that removes MUCUS and other material from the LUNGS by ciliary and secretory activity of the tracheobronchial submucosal glands. It is measured in vivo as mucus transfer, ciliary beat frequency, and clearance of radioactive tracers.