bronchial asthma

noun

Definition of bronchial asthma

: asthma resulting from spasmodic contraction of bronchial muscles

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1843

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bronchial asthma

noun

medical Definition of bronchial asthma

: asthma resulting from spasmodic contraction of bronchial muscles

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