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Related to bronchus: tracheal bronchus
  • noun

Synonyms for bronchus

either of the two main branches of the trachea

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While there are congenital variations in bronchial branching patterns, the main ones that arise from central bronchi include tracheal bronchus and accessory cardiac bronchus.
The company's technology platform is to be used to restore function in the esophagus and the trachea and bronchus airways.
Among West Virginia elderly, age-adjusted incidence rates for lung and bronchus cancer remained relatively stable between 2000 and 2008.
We present a case of a symptomatic 5-month-old girl who had a type II right-sided tracheal bronchus on computed tomography (CT), which was later confirmed on bronchography.
The first patient presented with a retained pin in the right main bronchus.
A tracheal bronchus also may have important implications for airway management and lung isolation during general anesthesia for other thoracic procedures?
In 1987, Benumof wrote of the need to position the bronchial segment of a left double-lumen tracheobronchial tube so that it did not obstruct either the carina nor the left upper lobe bronchus origin (1).
Figure 9: Lung and bronchus cancer epidemiology in seven major markets, 2007
A circumferential stricture of approximately 60% was noted near the origin of the left middle lobe bronchus (figure).
Nationally, the age-adjusted death rate for cancer of the trachea, bronchus and lung was 33 percent higher for African-American men than for white men from 1992-1994.
First, each main bronchus was cannulated with an 80 cm 8Fr tube for HFJV via the carinal incision after the carina was resected.
Vredevoe LA, Brechner T, Moy P Obstruction of anomalous tracheal bronchus with endotracheal intubation.
Rhinosporidiosis predominantly affects the mucous membranes of the nose and nasopharynx; it also occasionally involves the lips, palate, uvula, maxillary antrum, conjunctiva, lacrimal sac, epiglottis, larynx, trachea, bronchus, ear, scalp, skin, penis, vulva, and vagina.
As a result of the procedure, Patinkin identifies a ruptured suture line in the right main stem bronchus and determines that the patient needs additional surgery.
Approximately 160,000 people are estimated to die this year from cancers of the lung and bronchus, making these malignancies the leading cause of cancer death in the U.