- Dittrich's plugs
- Dittrich-Pröpfe (German)
Ill-smelling caseous masses found in the sputum in cases of bronchiectasis or putrid bronchitis.
Minute, dirty-greyish, ill-smelling caseous masses of various size, consisting of bacteria, granular debris, and fatty acid crystals, found in the sputum in cases of bronchiectasis or putrid bronchitis.
- F. Dittrich:
Über Lungenbrand infolge von Bronchialerweiterung. Erlangen, 1850.
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