CT features of tracheobronchomegaly

J Comput Assist Tomogr. 1988 May-Jun;12(3):388-91. doi: 10.1097/00004728-198805010-00004.


This paper describes the appearance of tracheobronchomegaly (also termed Mounier-Kuhn syndrome) as demonstrated on CT in three patients. Features include dilatation of the trachea and mainstem bronchi, tracheal diverticulosis, bronchiectasis, and chronic pulmonary parenchymal disease.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Tracheal Diseases / diagnostic imaging*
  • Tracheobronchomegaly / diagnostic imaging*