48.2 MB (5.5 MB compressed)
5100 x 3300 pixels
43.2 x 27.9 cm ⏐ 17.0 x 11.0 in (300dpi)
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An image of damaged cilia of the respiratory epithelium. This is caused by heavy smoking and metabolic problems. The cleansing action of the cilia is lost and chronic respiratory infections develops.
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