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Definition of "bronchoconstriction" [bronchoconstriction]

  • A narrowing of the air passages through the bronchi of the lungs (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bronchoconstriction" in a sentence
  • "Exercise-induced asthma, more accurately called exercise-induced bronchoconstriction occurs when exercise triggers symptoms of asthma."
  • "Off the top of my head I can think of: viral infection, bacterial infection, cancer primary or secondary, chronic inflammation e.g. asbestosis, allergic reactions, bronchoconstriction, pulmonary oedema secondary to congestive heart failure."
  • "Soon after publication of this pharma-funded and likely ghost written study, Eric P. Brestel, M.D. of Greenville, NC wrote a Letter to the Editor of the Annals of Internal Medicine to express his concerns about the Edelman, et al study comparing montelukast with salmeterol in the long-term treatment of exercise-induced bronchoconstriction."