bronchitis


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Related to bronchitis: chronic bronchitis, emphysema
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inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchial tubes

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Thousands have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) an incurable lung complaint caused by smoke inhalation, combining the worst aspects of chronic bronchitis and emphysema.
When your child has a chronic cough (a cough lasting more than three weeks), the most likely cause is bacterial bronchitis. This is different from adults where the most common causes of chronic cough are asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and upper airway cough syndrome.
Inhalation of dusts that contain crystalline silica also has been associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, bronchitis, tuberculosis and lung cancer.
A new scientific network, known as GRACE, standing for Genomics to Combat Resistance against Antibiotics in Community-acquired Lower Respiratory Tract Infection in Europe, supported by the EU's Sixth Research Framework Programme, to tackle the increasing problem of resistance to antibiotics when dealing with respiratory illnesses, such as bronchitis or pneumonia.
The last thing Jamie Beiler expected when visiting a Kissimmee, Fla., physician's assistant for a bronchitis checkup was an attack on her sexual identity.
In a prospective, longitudinal study of 5,135 children, those who had developed asthma or bronchitis by age 5 years were significantly more likely to have internalizing behavior problems at age 14 years, reported Rosa Alati, Ph.D., of the University of Queensland (Australia) and her colleagues (Psychosom.
Vitamin E had no impact on bronchitis, ear infections, flu-like infections, pneumonia, sinus infections, or sore throats.
A: In their chapter on bronchitis in the textbook Diagnosis and Management of Pneumonia and Other Respiratory Infections, medical doctors Alan Fein, Ronald Grossman, and others talk about how air pollution or the inhalation of ammonia, chlorine, ozone, and other substances can lead to acute tracheobronehitis (bronchitis of the trachea tube).
With all seasonal changes, we are more prone to develop various symptoms, including those of "colds" and "flu"--fatigue, nasal drips and obstruction, sneezing, coughing, sore throats, earaches, headache, sinusitis, bronchitis, diarrhea, etc.
If your bronchi get inflamed you've got bronchitis. The main symptom is a cough, producing sputum or phlegm.
Industrial Disease Compensation claims for a wide range of illnesses including bronchitis, emphysema, vibration white finger and asbestosis.
This report analyzes the current and future scenario of the global Bronchitis Treatment Market.
Summary: This report analyzes the current and future scenario of the global Bronchitis Treatment Market.
The paper said latest figures showed between October 1, 1918, and April 30, 1919, total deaths due to flu, pneumonia and bronchitis numbered 155.