bronchostenosis

(redirected from spasmodic bronchostenosis)

bron·cho·ste·no·sis

(brong'kō-sten-ō'sis),
Chronic narrowing of a bronchus.

bronchostenosis

/bron·cho·ste·no·sis/ (-stĕ-no´sis) narrowing of a bronchial tube by scarring or other stricture.

bronchial stenosis

The narrowing of the bronchial tree.
 
Aetiology
Anthracofibrosis, tuberculosis, prolonged endotrachial intubation, radiation induced (post-external-beam radiation therapy for small cell carcinoma of the lungs), post-lung transplantation, idiopathic.

Management
Some cases respond to balloon dilation.

bron·cho·ste·no·sis

(brong'kō-stĕ-nō'sis)
Chronic narrowing of a bronchus.

bron·cho·ste·no·sis

(brong'kō-stĕ-nō'sis)
Chronic narrowing of a bronchus.

bronchostenosis (brong´kōstən-ō´sis),

n the stenosis of the bronchi; bronchiarctia.

bronchostenosis

stricture or cicatricial diminution of the caliber of a bronchial tube.

spasmodic bronchostenosis
a spasmodic contraction of the walls of the bronchi.