The following forms of bronchiectasis are the bronchi dilated and constricted in an irregular fashion
In the primarily obstructive form of bronchiectasis, the patient commonly demonstrate the following?
Flows are down
Volumes are down
The following radiological findings is or associated with bronchiectasis that is primarily obstructive in nature
Depressed or flattened diaphragm
Long and narrow heart
translucent lung fields
Which of the following is considered the hallmark of bronchiectasis?
Chronic cough and large quantities of foul smelling sputum.
The following is or are commonly cultured in the sputum of a patient with bronchiectasis.
Bronchiectasis obstructive in nature will demonstrate the following clinical manifestations
Decreased tactile and vocal fremitus
Phonchi and wheeing
The following diagnostic procedures or are used to positively diagnose bronchiectasis