spasm

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a violent, excruciating seizure of pain

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Asthma is a bronchial spasm and the predisposing factors can be either genetic or environmental factors.
We all know about the problems second-hand smoke can cause dogs, with the bronchial spasm that occurs when dogs inhale it.
As has been shown quite clearly by Jones and others, the increased bronchial obstruction after ordinary gymnastic exercise is caused by increased bronchial spasm. Taking this into consideration, we can only assume that it is the movement of mucus that improves the respiratory capacity of our patients.
Asthma; respiratory function tests; forced expiratory volume; bronchial spasm.
But ammonia has a corrosive effect on tissues and can cause laryngeal, bronchial spasm and edema, which leads to obstructed breathing.
When these receptors are blocked, glucolipid metabolism will be affected, causing bronchial spasm.10,11 As COPD patients with heart failure usually have poor conditions in the respiratory system, it is crucial to choose appropriate b receptor blockers.