Figure 3-3. Compartment Model to Represent Particle Deposition and Time-Dependent Particle Transport in the Respiratory Tract*.

Figure 3-3Compartment Model to Represent Particle Deposition and Time-Dependent Particle Transport in the Respiratory Tract*

*Compartment numbers shown in lower right corners are used to define clearance pathways. The clearance rates, half-lives, and fractions by compartment, as well as the compartment abbreviations are presented in Table 3-9.

Source: ICRP 1994b

From: 3, HEALTH EFFECTS

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