Dittrich plugs

Ditt·rich plugs

(dit'rik),
minute, dirty-grayish, foul-smelling masses of bacteria and fatty acid crystals in the sputum in pulmonary gangrene and fetid bronchitis.
Synonym(s): Traube plugs

Dittrich plugs

(dit′rik)
[Franz Dittrich, Ger. pathologist, 1815–1859]
Small particles in fetid sputum composed of pus, detritus, bacteria, and fat globules.

Dittrich,

Franz, German pathologist, 1815-1859.
Dittrich plugs - minute, dirty-grayish, foul-smelling masses of bacteria and fatty acid crystals in the sputum in pulmonary gangrene and fetid bronchitis. Synonym(s): Traube plugs
Dittrich stenosis - narrowing of the outflow tract of the right ventricle below the pulmonic valve. Synonym(s): infundibular stenosis

Ditt·rich plugs

(ditrik plŭgz)
Minute, dirty-grayish, foul-smelling masses of bacteria and fatty acid crystals in sputum.