bronchitis

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inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchial tubes

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There are many medical conditions which are labelled chronic - chronic bronchitis, chronic fatigue syndrome or chronic anxiety for example.
As part of a 1997 settlement, the defendants agreed to shift the burden of proof to themselves regarding general causation of certain illnesses, including lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, chronic bronchitis, chronic sinusitis, and emphysema.
COPD is an umbrella-term which covers many well-known smoking-related lung diseases including bronchitis, chronic obstructive airways disease and emphysema - the disease Mr Tapscott was diagnosed with in 1999.
Soot, or particulate matter, can cause bronchitis, chronic lung disease and irritation of the eyes and throat.