Fatty airways could be contributing to problems with respiratory function in overweight and obese people, according to new research led by a WA team. A study of cross-sectional tissues samples from postmortem lungs has demonstrated adipose tissue accumulates within the airway wall. The deaths were categorised into three groups: non-respiratory deaths in people with no ...
Obesity leads to fat deposition in the airways
By Mardi Chapman
22 Oct 2019