Glossary for Bronchitis

Acute - (Acute)
Of abrupt or recent onset, in reference to a disease Bronchi - (Bronchi )
Either of the two main branches of the trachea (wind pipe) Chronic - (chron-ic )
Being long-lasting and recurrent in nature; characterized by long standing suffering Inflammation - (in-flam-ma-tion )
A response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat Mucus - (mu-cus )
A thick fluid produced by the lining of some tissues such as the air passage, stomach, intestines, etc. Phlegm - (Phlegm)
Expectorated matter, discharge that is coughed up Sputum - (spu·tum)
Expectorated matter, discharge that is coughed up Wheezing - (wheez-ing)
Breathing with a whistling sound
Bronchitis