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Bronchioles MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Bronchioles
Tree Number(s)
A04.411.125.500
Unique ID
D055745
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055745
Annotation
inflammation = BRONCHIOLITIS or specifics
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.
Entry Term(s)
Bronchiole
Respiratory Bronchioles
Terminal Bronchioles
Previous Indexing
Bronchi (1963-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009; see BRONCHI 1984-2008
History Note
2009; use BRONCHI 1984-2008
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Revision Date
2016/06/01
Bronchioles Preferred
Respiratory Bronchioles Narrower
Terminal Bronchioles Narrower
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