bronchorrhea


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bronchorrhea

[‚bräŋ·kə′rē·ə]
(medicine)
Excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchial mucous membranes.
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Simultaneously, an ongoing overstimulation of the parasympathetic muscarinic receptors causes the onset of excessive apocrine secretions with rhinorrhea, increased lacrimation, and bronchorrhea. Excess parasympathetic effects on the heart result in bradycardia.
Similarly, patients with poor ventilator synchronization or who are persistently dyspneic despite efforts to optimize their ventilator settings, as well as patients who are agitated and uncooperative or have severe bronchorrhea, need to be further evaluated and stabilized before transfer.
The patient began developing the characteristic pulmonary symptoms at age of 2 years with recurrent pneumonia related to chronic bronchorrhea requiring intermittent treatment with Atrovent (Ipratropium).
Conversely, constrictive bronchiolitis obliterans is a severe condition presenting with rapidly progressing dyspnea and bronchorrhea. It often occurs in female patients with high titers of RF with untreated long-standing RA [18].
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DGE stands for salivation, lacrimation, urination, diarrhoea, GI upset and emesis, while DUMBEL means diaphoresis, urination, miosis, bradycardia, bronchospasm, bronchorrhea, emesis, excessive lacrimation and salivation.
(24-25) Water hemlock poisoning will produce initial abdominal pain and nausea within 15-90 minutes, followed by vomiting, flushing, diaphoresis, salivation, vertigo, bronchorrhea, dyspnea, and cyanosis.
Moreover, the use of sugammadex for reversal avoided the need for the administration of neostigmine, and thus eliminated the risk of precipitating bronchorrhea and bronchospasm in our patient with severe obstructive pulmonary disease.