name: regulation of tube diameter, open tracheal system
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def: "Ensuring that a tube in an open tracheal system is of the correct diameter. When primary branches form their lumens are small (less than 2 micrometers) in caliber and must undergo regulated expansion during larval life to reach their mature size." [GOC:mtg_sensu, PMID:14570584]
synonym: "regulation of tracheal tube diameter" EXACT 
synonym: "tracheal tube dilation" NARROW 
synonym: "tracheal tube expansion" NARROW 
is_a: GO:0035159 ! regulation of tube length, open tracheal system
is_a: GO:0035296 ! regulation of tube diameter
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