Tracheobronchomegaly

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Tracheobronchomegaly

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Tracheobronchomegaly" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Respiratory Conditions Associated with Tracheobronchomegaly (Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome): A Study of Seventeen Cases.
 

Author(s): Pierre Schmitt, Levent Dalar, Stéphane Jouneau, Bénédicte Toublanc, Juliette Camuset, Gérard Chatte, Laurent Cellerin, Hervé Dutau, Stéphane Sanchez, Maxime Sauvage, Jean-Michel Vergnon, Sandra Dury, Gaetan Deslée, François Lebargy,

Journal: Respiration. 2016 ;91(4):281-7.

 

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome (MKS) is a rare disorder characterized by enlargement of the trachea and main bronchi and associated with recurrent respiratory tract infections.

Last Updated: 5 May 2016

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IMAGES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Tracheobronchomegaly.
 

Author(s): Gabriele Casso, Patrick Schoettker

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 Mar;374(12):e14.

 

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2016

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Anaesthesia for a patient with tracheobronchomegaly (Mounier-Kuhn syndrome).
 

Author(s): T M Bourne, J H Raphael, S G Tordoff

Journal: Anaesthesia. 1995 Jun;50(6):545-6.

 

Tracheobronchomegaly is a rare condition in which anaesthetic experience is limited. Patients with tracheobronchomegaly are at risk of large airway collapse and obstruction, aspiration pneumonitis and tracheal trauma following airway instrumentation. We describe our anaesthetic technique ...

Last Updated: 24 Aug 1995

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The terms "Tracheobronchomegaly" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome or congenital tracheobronchomegaly: a literature review.
 

Author(s): Eduards Krustins, Zaiga Kravale, Atis Buls

Journal: Respir Med. 2013 Dec;107(12):1822-8.

 

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome or congenital tracheobronchomegaly is a chronic airway condition which for currently unknown reasons mostly affects males. It is commonly overlooked on conventional chest X-rays, and is considered to be rare, but the prevalence might be higher as commonly assumed. ...

Last Updated: 11 Dec 2013

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[Tracheobronchomegaly: an exceptional predisposing factor for pulmonary aspergillomas and massive hemoptysis].
 

Author(s): M Haro, M Vizcaya, J Jiménez López, A Núñez, N Loeches, F Mansilla

Journal: Arch. Bronconeumol.. 2000 Feb;36(2):103-5.

 

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome--or tracheobronchomegaly--is a rare congenital disorder characterized by significant dilation of the trachea and main bronchi. It is accompanied by ineffective cough and is often complicated by recurrent lung infections and bronchiectasis. Clinical presentation ...

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2000

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Airway Collapse in Patients With Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome: Titration With Positive Pressure to Reduce Collapse
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2017

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