Noncystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: Is it an orphan disease?

Mobaireek, Khalid F.
January 2007
Annals of Thoracic Medicine;Jan-Mar2007, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
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.


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