bronchostaxis


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Related to bronchostaxis: bronchiectasis, pyelonephritis, cardioptosia, pneumoradiography, neuroencephalomyelopathy, myosalpingitis, purpurinuria

bronchorrhagia

 [brong″ko-ra´jah]
hemorrhage from the bronchi.

he·mop·ty·sis

(hē-mop'ti-sis),
Spitting of blood derived from the lungs or bronchial tubes as a result of pulmonary or bronchial hemorrhage.
Synonym(s): bronchostaxis
[hemo- + G. ptysis, a spitting]

bronchostaxis

An obsolete term for bleeding in small amounts from a bronchus or bronchi; it is rarely used in the working medical parlance, and is replaced by the more commonly understood pulmonary haemorrhage.

bronchostaxis

Bronchial hemorrhage

bron·cho·stax·is

(brong'kō-stak'sis)
Hemorrhage from the bronchi.
[broncho- + G. staxis, a dripping]

bronchostaxis

bleeding from the bronchial wall.
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