bronchiolectasis

[ brŏng′kē-ō-lĕktə-sĭs ]

n.

Chronic dilation of the bronchioles.

Nearby words

  1. bronchiloquy,
  2. bronchiocele,
  3. bronchiogenic,
  4. bronchiolar carcinoma,
  5. bronchiole,
  6. bronchiolitis,
  7. bronchiolus,
  8. bronchiostenosis,
  9. bronchitic,
  10. bronchitis


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