Question of the Week

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

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

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