MCAT Question of the Day 262– Biology

Since surfactant is not normally secreted into the lungs of babies until the sixth or seventh month of gestation, premature infants lack surfactant when they are born. Which of the following staten1ents best describes resulting effects upon respiration in "preen1ies" (babies born prematurely) ?

Question posted with permission from The Princeton Review

 

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