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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Bronchomalacia +   
A congenital or acquired condition of underdeveloped or degeneration of CARTILAGE in the BRONCHI. This results in a floppy bronchial wall making patency difficult to maintain. It is characterized by wheezing and difficult breathing.
tracheomalacia +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Bronchi Chondromalacia ;   Bronchi Chondromalacias ;   Bronchomalacias ;   Chondromalacia of Bronchi
Primary IDs: MESH:D055091 ;   RDO:0007698
Definition Sources: MESH:D055091

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