Bronchioles

Science / Biology / Bronchioles: Small tubes in the lungs that are formed by the branching of the bronchi; terminate in the alveoli.

Airway

Health / First Aid / Airway: The passages which transfer air from the outside environment to the lungs: the tracha, bronchi, bronchioles and alveoli MORE

Asthma

Health / Acupuncture / Asthma : A common disorder in which chronic inflammation of the bronchial tubes (bronchi) makes them swell, narrowing the airways. Asthma involves only the bronchial tubes and does not affect the air sacs ( al MORE

Bronchitis

Science / Biology / Bronchitis: A respiratory disorder characterized by excess mucus production and swelling of the bronchioles; caused by long-term exposure to irritants such as cigarette smoke and air pollutants. MORE

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