May '18
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MCAT Question of the Day | MCAT Course


  • Q:

    Which of the following is true regarding pulmonary surfactant?

     

    A

    it increases the surface tension of the lungs

    B

    too much surfactant contributes to collapse of the lungs

    C

    it is primarily composed of glycoproteins

    D

    it increases the compliance of the lungs with expansion




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