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- Type I pneumocytes makes up about 90-95% and are involved in the gas exchange between the alveoli and blood.
- Type II pneumocytes function is to secrete surfactant, which decreases surface tension within the alveoli.
- Histology at KUMC resp-resp17
- Histology image: 13905loa - Histology Learning System at Boston University
- Electron micrograph at luc.edu
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