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Functional residual capacity

Introduction: Functional residual capacity

Description of Functional residual capacity

Functional residual capacity: The lung volume after normal expiration or breathing out.

Functional residual capacity: The volume of air remaining in the LUNGS at the end of a normal, quiet expiration. It is the sum of the RESIDUAL VOLUME and the EXPIRATORY RESERVE VOLUME. Common abbreviation is FRC.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Hierarchical classifications of Functional residual capacity

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