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 (brŏng′kī′, -kē′)
Plural of bronchus.


(Anatomy) the plural of bronchus


(ˈbrɒŋ kəs)

n., pl. -chi (-kē, -kī).
either of the two branches of the trachea that extend into the lungs.
[1700–10; < New Latin < Greek brónchos windpipe]


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This work aimed to characterize the posterior respiratory apparatus of Inia geoffrensis and Sotalia fluviatilis, from macroscopic and microscopic analysis of the trachea, bronchi and lungs.
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Conclusions: In children with a 'high risk' of respiratory tract remodeling more significant inflammatory process in the bronchi is found than in children with a 'low risk.
4%) deaths, both because of inability to retrieve FBs in time from main bronchus after being dislodged from right main bronchi leading to fall in oxygen saturation and subsequent cardiac arrest.
Insmed has renamed the compound INS1007 and will pursue an initial indication of non-CF bronchiectasis, a rare, progressive, neutrophil-driven pulmonary disorder, in which the bronchi become permanently dilated due to chronic inflammation and infection.
It was observed that the primary right and left bronchi arise from the bifurcation of the trachea, immediately dorsal to the base of the heart.
Rarely are they encountered within the bronchi, and rarely still do they get large enough to cause symptoms.
The order covers trademark respiratory system model the AirSim Bronchi.
In addition, distance at which apical bronchi was given off was also recorded.
This condition results in airway dilatation in the trachea and bronchi.
Mounier-Kuhn syndrome is a rare congenital anomaly characterized by the presence of dilated trachea and major bronchi.
If you have asthma, the bronchi will be inflamed and more sensitive.