Bronchomalacia

Known as: Chondromalacia of Bronchi, Bronchi Chondromalacia, Bronchomalacias 
A congenital or acquired abnormality of the wall of the bronchi. In congenital cases, there is lack of rigidity in the cartilage of the bronchial… (More)
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1959-2018
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The loss of a normal airway is devastating. Attempts to replace large airways have met with serious problems… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE Congenital airway malacia is one of the few causes of irreversible airways obstruction in children, but the incidence… (More)
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2002
2002
Laryngomalacia, bronchomalacia, and tracheomalacia are commonly seen in pediatric respiratory medicine, yet their patterns and… (More)
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1999
1999
Three children who presented with steroid-resistant airflow obstruction are described. They all had bronchomalacia in the setting… (More)
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1998
1998
Indications for using expandable metal stents (EMS) for airway disease have expanded considerably during the past decade… (More)
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1991
1991
Severe bronchomalacia occurred in a 14-month-old boy, as a result of compression of the left mainstem bronchus by a bronchogenic… (More)
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1990
1990
Respiratory compromise from tracheobronchomalacia in children varies from mild to severe, but can result in either reflex apnea… (More)
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1988
1988
Bronchomalacia has not previously been described in association with Larsen syndrome. In this article, three children with Larsen… (More)
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1986
1986
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) was used to treat severe respiratory distress in four infants with bronchomalacia… (More)
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1978
1978
Two children with severe bronchial collapse secondary to bronchomalacia improved dramatically after institution of continuous… (More)
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