A Forty-Six-Year-Old Man With Tracheomegaly and Bronchiectasis

Abbas Fadaii, Bahador Bagheri
2012 Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases  
Tracheomegaly or tracheobronchomegaly is a rare syndrome which is characterized by dramatic dilatation of the trachea and the major bronchi. This syndorme is usually associated with chronic respiratory infection and airway obstruction. In this paper, a case with tracheomegaly and bronchiectasis was scrutinized. Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education: The case under study presents a patient with tracheomegaly, characterized by chronic cough, dyspnea and poor quality of life.
doi:10.5812/archcid.14644 fatcat:6vgq3wpnhbfnfikaizjcul6lci