TITLE

Noncystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: Is it an orphan disease?

AUTHOR(S)
Mobaireek, Khalid F.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Annals of Thoracic Medicine;Jan-Mar2007, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information noncystic fibrosis bronchiectasis. Bronchiectasis is a chronic lung disease, known pathologically as irreversible dilatation of the bronchi. The disease may be considered orphan if it is rare or it is more prevalent in developing countries than in the developed world. Noncyctic fibrosis bronchiectasis was termed an orphan disease.
ACCESSION #
23887131

 

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