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Bronchiectasis — A Clinical Review

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  • Anne E. O’Donnell, M.D.

This article reviews the presentation, diagnosis, and treatment of bronchiectasis, a syndrome of abnormal airways that results in chronic cough, sputum production, and respiratory impairment.

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Author Affiliations

From Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC.

Dr. O’Donnell can be contacted at or at Georgetown University Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, 3800 Reservoir Rd. NW, Washington, DC 20007.

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