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Idiopathic bronchiectasis

Disease definition

Idiopathic bronchiectasis (IB) is a progressive lung disease characterized by chronic dilation of the bronchi and destruction of the bronchial walls in the absence of any underlying cause (such as post infectious disease, aspiration, immunodeficiency, congenital abnormalities and ciliary anomalies).

ORPHA:60033

  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: J47
  • OMIM: 211400  613021  613071
  • UMLS: C0339985
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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