Bronchitis, Chronic

Bronkit, kronisk

Engelsk definition

A subcategory of CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE. The disease is characterized by hypersecretion of mucus accompanied by a chronic (more than 3 months in 2 consecutive years) productive cough. Infectious agents are a major cause of chronic bronchitis.

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Engelska synonymer

Chronic Bronchitis