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Bronchomalacia MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Bronchomalacia
Tree Number(s)
C05.182.895.249
C08.127.719.500
C16.131.621.953.249
C17.300.182.895.249
Unique ID
D055091
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055091
Scope Note
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.
Entry Term(s)
Chondromalacia of Bronchi
Previous Indexing
Bronchial Diseases (1966-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009
History Note
2009
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Revision Date
2012/07/03
Bronchomalacia Preferred
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