Tag: lower respiratory tract diseases

  • Understanding LRTI: Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

    Understanding LRTI: Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

    “LRTI” is a medical abbreviation for “Lower Respiratory Tract Infection.” It refers to infections affecting the airways and structures below the voice box, including the lungs and bronchial tubes. Let us first understand what a respiratory tract infection is. Respiratory tract infections (RTIs) are a range of infections that impact different systems of the respiratory…