Lower lobe bronchiectasis

Dr Bruno Di Muzio and Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The distribution of bronchiectasis can help in narrowing the differential diagnosis. Lower lobe bronchiectasis is the commonest zonal predilection in bronchiectasis 2. It is mostly idiopathic but can be typically seen in

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Article information

rID: 1604
System: Chest
Tag: refs, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Bronchiectasis with a lower lobe predilection
  • Lower-lung-predominant bronchiectasis

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: post infectious bronchiectasis
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