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Chronic bronchitis in the elderly

Chronic bronchitis is a chronic nonspecific inflammation of tracheobronchial mucosa and its surrounding tissues caused by infectious or non infectious factors. Its pathological features are bronchial mucinous gland hyperplasia and increased mucus secretion. The clinical manifestation is cough, expectoration or asthma for more than 2 consecutive years and more than 3 months every year. The onset of the disease is insidious, and the early symptoms are mild. Most of them occur in winter and alleviate after spring warming; Later symptoms worsen and exist all year round. The course of disease is prolonged and repeated, often complicated with emphysema and pulmonary heart disease.

Symptoms

Senile cardiocerebral syndrome

Ventricular premature contraction in the elderly

Bronchial asthma in the elderly

Streptobacillosis

Separation of aortic dissection in the elderly

Uremic pneumonia of the elderly

Ventricular flutter and ventricular fibrillation in the elderly

Ventricular tachycardia in the elderly

Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome

Senile aortic aneurysm

Sleep apnea syndrome in the elderly

Cardiogenic shock in the elderly

Diabetic heart disease in the elderly

Senile end-stage pneumonia

Vertebrobasilar insufficiency in the elderly

Benign lymphocytic vasculitis and granulomatosis

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in the elderly

Senile heart block

Stable angina pectoris in the elderly

Senile coma

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