Bronchial wall thickening

Bronchial wall thickening is an imaging descriptor used to abnormal thickening of bronchial walls and can arise from vast number of pathologically entities. It is one of causes of peribronchial cuffing.

The presence of bronchial wall thickening usually (but not always) implies inflammation or the airways.

Pathology

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rID: 27490
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Thickening of bronchial walls
  • Thickening of the bronchial walls

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