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plastic bronchitis

Sunday 15 January 2006

Plastic bronchitis is a rare disease in which there is the formation of large gelatinous or rigid branching airway casts.

References

- Madsen P, Shah SA, Rubin BK. Plastic bronchitis: new insights and a classification scheme. Paediatr Respir Rev. 2005 Dec;6(4):292-300. PMID: 16298313