Early treatment with steroid therapy is effective in particular groups of EBTB; however, to consider the therapeutic effect of steroid on the alleviation of bronchial stenosis
in EBTB, the interval between symptom-onset and treatment with steroid is recommended as <6 months.
Insertion of bronchial SEMS is a classical treatment for bronchial stenosis
, especially for malignant and posttransplant stenosis [1-3].
Intrinsic factors include cartilaginous deficiency, bronchial stenosis
, redundant bronchial mucosa or mucous plugs.
Anthracofibrosis, bronchial stenosis
with overlying anthracotic mucosa: possibly a new occupational lung disorder: a series of seven cases from one UK hospital.
A study by Chung et al suggests that TB can be the causative agent if bronchial stenosis
and fibrosis occur with anthracosis.
Approximately 25% of patients have subglottic stenosis and approximately 10% will have bronchial stenosis
Bronchial mucosal damage induced by tuberculosis or other inflammatory reactions can lead to fibrosis and bronchial stenosis
Mucosal atrophy and bronchial stenosis
each was present in 4 (12.
Bronchoplasty for bronchial stenosis
in a neonate: a case report.
Choanal atresia and/or stenosis (Figure-1), subglottic and tracheal stenosis (Figure-2), and bronchial stenosis
(Figure-3) were the commoner lesions observed, while foreign body aspiration (Figure-4) was also noted in the study.
In this case we successfully used HFOV for a patient with right bronchial stenosis
Endobronchial tuberculosis progressing to bronchial stenosis