peribronchitis

noun
peri·​bron·​chi·​tis | \ -ˌbrän-ˈkīt-əs, -ˌbräŋ- How to pronounce peribronchitis (audio) \
plural peribronchitides\ -​ˈkit-​ə-​ˌdēz How to pronounce peribronchitides (audio) \

Medical Definition of peribronchitis

: inflammation of the tissues surrounding the bronchi

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“Peribronchitis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/peribronchitis. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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