Neonatal cilia: ultrastructure

J Barlow, M J Wilkinson, C O'Callaghan

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The number of inner and outer dynein arms and gross cilial abnormalities of well newborn children and adults were similar. Inability to see all nine outer dynein arms in healthy adults may be due to technique and not recent infection or congenital cilial malformation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)708-710
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of Disease in Childhood
Issue number7 Spec No
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1990


  • Adult
  • Cilia
  • Dyneins
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Nasal Mucosa

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