Inflammatory stenosis*

Narrowing in a lumen or passageway caused by an inflammatory process. This term is used most commonly at BVI to refer to [intlink id=”526″ type=”post”]stenosis[/intlink] in the high [intlink id=”584″ type=”post”]trachea[/intlink] or [intlink id=”540″ type=”post”]subglottis[/intlink], thought to be an incomplete expression of [intlink id=”692″ type=”post”]Wegener’s Granulomatosis[/intlink].

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