Descriptor English: Bronchioles
Descriptor Spanish: Bronquiolos
Descriptor Portuguese: Bronquíolos
Descriptor French: Bronchioles
Entry term(s): Bronchiole
Bronchioles respiratoires
Bronchioles terminales
Tree number(s): A04.411.125.500
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The small airways branching off the TERTIARY BRONCHI. Terminal bronchioles lead into several orders of respiratory bronchioles which in turn lead into alveolar ducts and then into PULMONARY ALVEOLI.
Annotation: inflammation = BRONCHIOLITIS or specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AB malformations
AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
IM immunologie
IN traumatismes
IR innervation
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
SU chirurgie
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 52970
Unique ID: D055745
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Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Revision Date: 2016/06/01
Bronchioles - Preferred
Concept UI M0002961
Preferred term Bronchioles
Entry term(s) Bronchiole
Bronchioles respiratoires - Narrower
Concept UI M0519952
Preferred term Bronchioles respiratoires
Bronchioles terminales - Narrower
Concept UI M0519951
Preferred term Bronchioles terminales

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