bronchial tubes


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bronchial tubes

pl n
(Anatomy) the bronchi or their smaller divisions
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bronchial tubes

plBronchien pl

bronchial tubes

nplbronchi mpl
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Welland's bronchial tubes, they always spent the latter part of the winter.
Quick-relief bronchodilators treat only one part of an asthma attack -- the constricted muscles surrounding the bronchial tubes.
It causes the body to produce a thick sticky mucus, blocking bronchial tubes and preventing the body's enzymes from digesting food.
It happens when the lining of the bronchial tubes - connecting the windpipe with the lungs - become infected by a virus or bacteria.
COPD, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema, is characterized by breathing difficulty due to partial blockage of the bronchial tubes.
5 million Americans aged 65 and older also have asthma, and there is no known cure for this chronic inflammation of the bronchial tubes that causes swelling and narrowing of the airways and difficulty breathing.
Because RSV strips the lining off your bronchial tubes it can also cause croup and pneumonia.
Asthma is a disease of the bronchial tubes, the airways that branch into the lungs.
It wasn't until he was in his early 20s that he was diagnosed with bronchiectasis, a rare condition in which the bronchial tubes in the lungs become damaged, making them prone to infection and inflammation and causing a severe build-up of mucus.
The bronchial tubes of people with chronic bronchitis are inflamed and likely plugged with mucous.
Although the main symptom of asthma is usually gasping for breath because the bronchial tubes get constricted, in 1986 a type of asthma called cough preponderant or cough variant asthma was identified.