broncho-pneumonia definition

  • noun:
    • irritation associated with bronchi and lungs; catarrhal pneumonia.
    • In pathology, inflammation of the lung-substance, involving and in most cases additional to swelling of mucous membrane layer associated with smaller bronchial pipes. Also called catarrhal and lobular pneumonia.
    • pneumonia described as intense inflammation of the walls for the bronchioles

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