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Is bronchiolitis more dangerous for infants than adults?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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In brief: Definitely yes

Smaller calibered lower airway (bronchioles) and poor handling of respiratory secretions in infants make bronchiolitis problematic to them.

In brief: Definitely yes

Smaller calibered lower airway (bronchioles) and poor handling of respiratory secretions in infants make bronchiolitis problematic to them.
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
I would add that RSV is also a serious infection of the elderly and immunocompromised patient.
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