Medical Dictionary

bronchospasm

noun bron·cho·spasm \ˈbräŋ-kə-ˌspaz-əm\

Medical Definition of BRONCHOSPASM

:  constriction of the air passages of the lung (as in asthma) by spasmodic contraction of the bronchial muscles
bron·cho·spas·tic \ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈspas-tik\ adjective

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