Medical Dictionary

laryngotracheobronchitis

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noun la·ryn·go·tra·cheo·bron·chi·tis \-ˌtrā-kē-ō-brän-ˈkīt-əs, -bräŋ-\

Medical Definition of laryngotracheobronchitis

plural

laryngotracheobronchitides

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  1. :  inflammation of the larynx, trachea, and bronchi; specifically :  an acute severe infection of these parts marked by swelling of the tissues and excessive secretion of mucus leading to more or less complete obstruction of the respiratory passages


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