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Respiratory System

Respiratory System

Respiratory System

Respiratory system

The upper respiratory tract (upper airway) consists of the nose, mouth, sinuses, and throat.

The lower respiratory tract consists of the trachea, bronchial tubes, and the structures inside the lungs.

Current as of: June 9, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff

E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine

Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine