Bronchiectasis Introduction Bronchiectasis is a chronic respiratory condition characterized by abnormal and permanent dilation (widening) of the bronchial tubes (airways) in the lungs. This dilation is typically caused by damage or destruction of the bronchial walls, leading to the accumulation of mucus and bacteria, which can further damage the airways and perpetuate the condition. Causes […]

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Lung Abscess

Lung Abscess

Lung Abscess Introduction A lung abscess is a rare but serious medical condition characterized by a localized collection of pus and infected material within the lung tissue. It is typically a complication of an underlying respiratory infection, aspiration (inhaling a foreign substance into the lungs), or an impaired immune system. Lung abscesses can vary in

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