bronchial tube


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bronchial tube

n.
A bronchus or any of its branches.

bronchial tube

See bronchus.

bronchial tube

One of the smaller divisions of the bronchi.
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While other studies have found that high concentrations of ozone in the air cause inflammation deep within the lung, Aris and his colleagues say they are the first to find inflammation in human bronchial tubes, where asthma and chronic bronchitis do their damage.
Alpha receptors are the ones that cause relaxation of smooth muscles around bronchial tubes when stimulated, while stimulation of beta receptors increases heart activity.
According to the National Institutes of Health, aspiration pneumonia is inflammation of the lungs and bronchial tubes, and occurs after breathing in foreign material.
From a physiological point of view, this hypersensitivity results in serious inflammation of the bronchial tubes and the bronchioles in sensitive persons.
It regulates the gland and is found to be curative in cases of goiter (enlargement of the thyroid gland); Dyspepsia (chronic digestive disturbance); Bronchitis (inflammation of the bronchial tubes.
Breathing in tobacco smoke and dry indoor air can also irritate the bronchial tubes and put you at risk for bronchitis.
The Birmingham race will be his first since he was forced to pull out of the Berlin Marathon last month due to a strong inflammation of his bronchial tubes.
It can't go that far in the windpipe; that passage branches into the smaller bronchial tubes.
suffer from asthma, a chronic inflammation or constriction of the bronchial tubes.
A microscopic examination of tissues throughout the airways revealed that the virus caused damage primarily to the upper airway -- the trachea and bronchial tubes a[euro]"- but tissue damage in the lower airway, including deep in the lungs, was present as well.
Asaad Ibrahim Mohammad Asfour, 51, who had lung cancer and cancer of the bronchial tubes, is the latest victim of Israel's siege on Gaza which began in 2007.