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Question :
Posted On : 08 Jul 2021
Why we don't say bronchitis in neonates and instead say bronchiolitis.
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Expert Answer :
Because anatomically it is BRONCHIOLES that are inflammed and not bronchi!!
Answer Discussion :
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Shaik
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Sight of involvement is bronchioles
2 years ago
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Abdulraman Basheer
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Bronchitis is uncommon in pediatric
In contrast to broncholitis

2 years ago
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indhu mathi
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because developing bronchioles getting inflammation
2 years ago
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senthil kumar
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Because the site of involvement in newborn is bronchioles
2 years ago




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