Bronchiolectasis is a descriptive term which is given to dilatation of bronchioles, which are of smaller caliber than bronchi. It can arise of a number of pathologies.

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rID: 31377
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Bronchiolar dilatation
  • Dilated bronchioles
  • Bronchioloectasis

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  • Case 1: affecting right lower lobe
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