bronchial

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bronchial

 [brong´ke-al]
pertaining to or affecting one or more bronchi.
bronchial challenge test a pulmonary function test in which an aerosol such as methacholine, histamine, or an allergen is administered to provoke bronchospasm; used in diagnosis of asthma.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bron·chi·al

(brong'kē-ăl),
Relating to the bronchi.
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bronchial

(brŏng′kē-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the bronchi, the bronchia, or the bronchioles.

bron′chi·al·ly adv.
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bronchial

adjective Pertaining to a bronchus or bronchi.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

bron·chi·al

(brong'kē-ăl)
Relating to the bronchi.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

bronchial

Pertaining to any part of the branching system of breathing tubes (the bronchial tree).
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Bronchial

Relating to the air passages to and from the lungs including the bronchi and the bronchioles.
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Carcinoid Bronchial Tumor in Pediatrics: Case Report