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any of the smallest bronchial ducts

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Gosset N et al did study on tree-in-bud pattern and it was found that tree-in-bud is indication of endo and peribronchial disorder with dilatation, bronchial wall thickening, peribronchial inflammation and impaction of bronchia l lumen with mucus, pus and fluid and is found in variety of disorders including infections (bacterial, fungal, viral, parasitic) (15).
The tumor metastasized from her right lung, wrapped itself around the bronchia and began to attach to her heart.
The first five causes of death due to cancer in women were: cervix (11.6%), stomach (10.8%), trachea, bronchia and lung (10.3%), breast (10.1%), and colon and rectum (9.8%); these tumors represent 52.6% of the deaths due to cancer in women.
>> It is a chronic disease of the bronchia - the air passages leading to and from the lungs.
Effects of birch pollen and traffic particulate matter on Th2 cytokines, immunoglobulin E levels and bronchia! hyper-responsiveness in mice.
The presence of cancerous tumors is obscured by the overlying ribs, bronchia, blood vessels and other normal anatomic structures.
He died there three days later as a result of bronchia pneumonia, brain damage and cerebral palsy.