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Airway Obstruction

Known as: Obstructions, Airway, Airway Obstruction [Disease/Finding], obstruction airway 
Any hindrance to the passage of air into and out of the lungs.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The hypothesis that the small conducting airways were the major site of obstruction to airflow in normal lungs was introduced by… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways. While the local infiltration of eosinophils and mast cells, and their… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Adults with severe asthma consume substantial human and financial resources. This review examines the biology, current diagnosis… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Purpose of ReviewMany phenotypes of asthma exist, ranging from mild asthma with onset during childhood to severe asthma with… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) both cause airway obstruction and are associated with chronic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The major sites of obstruction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are small airways (<2 mm in diameter… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major public health problem associated with long-term exposure to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND FEV(1) is regarded as the most significant correlate of survival in COPD and is used as a measure of disease severity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
To study the mechanisms and kinetics underlying the development of increased airway responsiveness (AR) after allergic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Abstract We have wedged a small catheter in airways 2 to 3 mm in diameter in excised human lungs to have measure airway… Expand
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