Bronchorrhoea

Bronchorrhoea is the expectoration of copious amounts of mucus from the lungs. It has been defined as production of more than 100ml of mucus in 24 hours, which is more than is usually seen in chronic lung disease (e.g. chronic bronchitis typically produces 25ml/24hrs) 2. It may be a feature of:

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Article information

rID: 8753
System: Chest
Section: Signs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Bronchorrhea

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