Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 38 On the Cartilages of the Rough Artery, and What Therein Would Be Called by the Greeks Glottis and Epiglottis


THE SECOND FIGURE

delineates the posterior [dorsal] face of the trunk [cartilagines tracheales] of the rough artery. It would have been beside the point to draw in the series of branches [bronchi lobares et segmentales] reaching into the substance of the lung for this figure as for the first, since the first figure presents it abundantly.



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Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 38 On the Cartilages of the Rough Artery, and What Therein Would Be Called by the Greeks Glottis and Epiglottis