bronchorrhea


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bronchorrhea

 [brong″ko-re´ah]
excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchi.

bron·chor·rhe·a

(brong'kō-rē'ă),
Excessive secretions from the bronchial mucosa, resulting in copious production of thin sputum and most often due to diffuse bronchoalveolar carcinoma or pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.
[broncho- + G. rhoia, a flow]

bron·chor·rhe·a

(brong'kŏ-rē'ă)
Excessive secretion of mucus from the bronchial mucous membrane.
Synonym(s): bronchorrhoea, bronchorroea.
[broncho- + G. rhoia, a flow]

bronchorrhea

excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchi.
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