Fiber

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Fiber

A slang term for the euro-U.S. dollar exchange rate.
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It was composed of loose connective tissue along with few elastic and reticular fibers, which were arranged parallel to the endocardium.
If there are emphysematous changes in the lung involving the loss of elastic and reticular fibers from the release of excess trypsin from macrophages keyed by the response to particulate deposition, as in a smoker's lung, the bronchioles will not remain patent as the lung volume approaches residual volume (RV) and as the trans-pulmonary pressures increase.
Thin paraffin sections (5 [micro]m) were cut and stained with Haematoxylin and Eosin (Luna, 1968) for routine fibrocellular architecture, Van Gieson's stain (Luna) for collagen fibers, Gomori's reticulin method (Luna) for reticular fibers and Weigert's resorcin fuchsin and orcein (Luna) stain for elastic fibers.