Using Simple Diagrams to Explain Bronchiectasis Pathology


Lung diseases such as bronchiectasis can be difficult to understand if you don’t have a medical background. However, in this short educational film, Wasim Issa explains the disease using simple diagrams and easy-to-understand language.

Discover 10 key facts about bronchiectasis here. 

Issa explains some of the ways the airways can become obstructed, the diseases that can occur from the obstruction and the everyday symptoms of the conditions. He describes bronchiectasis as “a disease in which there is a permanent enlargement of parts of the airways of the lungs.”

Study finds bronchiectasis risk factors identified in COPD patients. Read more here. 

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  1. Anita Bayardelle says:

    The video’s closed captioning is useless just to let you know. I was treated with Amikacin for NTM and bronchiectasis and due to the medication I am now deaf. So much of the information presented is not closed captioned or the captioning is terrible. would be great if this were corrected.

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