broncholithiasis

broncholithiasis

 [brong″ko-lĭ-thi´ah-sis]
the presence of broncholiths within the lumen of the tracheobronchial tree.

bron·cho·li·thi·a·sis

(brong'kō-li-thī'ă-sis),
Bronchial inflammation or obstruction caused by broncholiths.

broncholithiasis

/bron·cho·li·thi·a·sis/ (brong″ko-lĭ-thi´ah-sis) the presence of calculi in the lumen of the tracheobronchial tree.

broncholithiasis

[-lithī′əsis]
inflammation of the bronchi caused by an accumulation of hard concretions or stones on their lining.

bron·cho·li·thi·a·sis

(brong'kō-li-thī'ă-sis)
Bronchial inflammation or obstructioncaused by broncholiths.

broncholithiasis

a condition in which calculi are present within the lumen of the tracheobronchial tree.
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The variety of complications are caused by lost gallstones [3-5]; may range from simple surgical site infection to more serious forms like broncholithiasis.
Endobronchial nocardiosis associated with broncholithiasis.
Broncholithiasis secondary to pulmonary actinomycosis.
Those complications are multiple and widespread; they include abdominal wall abscess [14], broncholithiasis [15-19], lung abscess, empyema [20], erosion to the back [2123], subdiaphragmatic abscess [24], liver abscess [25], splenic abscess, retroperitoneal abscess [26], peritonitis [27], granulomatous peritonitis, intestinal obstruction [28], thrombosis, colocutaneous fistula [29], malignancy, dyspareunia, and infertility [30, 31], bladder obstruction, incarcerated hernia [32], cellulitis [2], and septicemia [33].
Broncholithiasis does not have to be endobronchial.
Broncholithiasis can result from bronchial erosion by calcific lymph nodes.
The other sequlae include: histoplasmoma, broncholithiasis, mediastinal granuloma, and mediastinal fibrosis.
2) airway lesions like bronchiectasis, broncholithiasis and 3) vascular lesions like bronchial arteritis and aneurysmal dilatation.
1) There are many complication and sequelae of pulmonary tuberculosis including bronchiectasis, pulmonary fibrosis, aspergilloma (in the cavity of post primary pulmonary tuberculosis), broncholithiasis, empyema, hypertrophy of the bronchial artery and Rasmussen's aneurysm.