Bronchial lung pattern



Bronchial mineralisations/ Sclerosis of bronchial walls

Degenerativ (age related)

Cushings disease

Bronchomicrolithiasis

Soft tissue thickened bronchial walls 

Bronchitis (inflammatory)

  • bakterial
  • parasitic
    Crensoma vulpis
    Aelurostrongylus abstrusus
    (usually in combination with some alveolar changes)
  • viral
    distemper, adenovirus, parainfluenza
  • allergic
    Eosinophilic (broncho-) pneumopathy (dog);

    Feline chronic bronchitis  (cat)
  • protozoal
    Toxoplasma gondi

    (very rarely visible lung changes)
  • mykotic

Oedema

Neoplasia

Bronchiectasia

Congenital

  • Ciliary dyskinesia
    (Bichon frise, Newfoundland dog, Rottweiler)
  • Kartagener`s Syndrom

Acquired

  • chronic inflammation
  • radiation


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