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bron·chi·tis

 (brŏng-kī′tĭs, brŏn-)
n.
Chronic or acute inflammation of the mucous membrane of the bronchial tubes.

bron·chit′ic (-kĭt′ĭk) adj.
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bronchitis

(brɒŋˈkaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the bronchial tubes, characterized by coughing, difficulty in breathing, etc, caused by infection or irritation of the respiratory tract
bronchitic adj, n
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bron•chi•tis

(brɒŋˈkaɪ tɪs)

n.
acute or chronic inflammation of the membrane lining of the bronchial tubes, caused by infection or inhalation of irritants.
[1812; < New Latin; see bronchus, -itis]
bron•chit′ic (-ˈkɪt ɪk) adj.
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bron·chi·tis

(brŏng-kī′tĭs)
Inflammation of the bronchial tubes, often resulting from infection with a virus.
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bronchitis

Inflammation of the bronchi (tubes leading from the trachea into the lungs). It can be either acute (a short-lived, sudden attack) or chronic (a long-term condition). Acute bronchitis is normally caused by a viral infection. The main cause of chronic bronchitis is tobacco smoking.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bronchitis - inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchial tubes
bronchospasm - a spasm of the bronchi that makes exhalation difficult and noisy; associated with asthma and bronchitis
respiratory disease, respiratory disorder, respiratory illness - a disease affecting the respiratory system
bronchiolitis - inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchioles
chronic bronchitis - a form of bronchitis characterized by excess production of sputum leading to a chronic cough and obstruction of air flow
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Translations
التِهابٌ شُعَبي، نَزْلَةٌ صِدْرِيَّهالْتِهاب شُعَبِيّ
bronchitidazánět průdušek
bronkitis
keuhkoputkentulehdus
bronhitis
hörghurut
lungnakvef, berknakvef
気管支炎
기관지염
bronchitaslinkęs sirgti bronchitusergantis bronchitu
zápal priedušiek
bronkitluftrörskatarr
โรคหลอดลมอักเสบ
bệnh viêm phế quản

bronchitis

[brɒŋˈkaɪtɪs] Nbronquitis f
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bronchitis

[brɒŋˈkaɪtɪs] nbronchite f
to have bronchitis → avoir une bronchite
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bronchitis

nBronchitis f
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bronchitis

[brɒŋˈkaɪtɪs] nbronchite f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

bronchitis

(broŋˈkaitis) noun
inflammation of the air passages in the lungs, causing difficulty in breathing. Wet weather makes his bronchitis worse.
bronˈchitic adjective
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bronchitis

الْتِهاب شُعَبِيّ bronchitida bronkitis Bronchitis βρογχίτιδα bronquitis keuhkoputkentulehdus bronchite bronhitis bronchite 気管支炎 기관지염 bronchitis bronkitt zapalenie oskrzeli bronquite бронхит luftrörskatarr โรคหลอดลมอักเสบ bronşit bệnh viêm phế quản 支气管炎
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

bron·chi·tis

n. bronquitis, infl. de los tubos bronquiales.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

bronchitis

n bronquitis f; chronic — bronquitis crónica
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Half of the participants were hospitalized patients with a respiratory disease such as pneumonia, COPD, or acute bronchitis, and the other half were healthy control subjects with no history of respiratory disease.
Because I'd recently written an editorial about the overuse of antibiotics for respiratory infections, (1) I felt obliged to lay on a few facts about the dubious value of antibiotics for acute bronchitis, the illness he clearly had, judging from the hacking cough.
An open post-marketing surveillance study was conducted to examine the treatment effect and safety of EPs[R] 7630-solution in the treatment of acute bronchitis in children.
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With full intervention, antibiotic prescribing rates for uncomplicated acute bronchitis dropped from 74% during the baseline year to 48% in the following year.
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