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Lung Disorders and DiseasesEnfermedades y Trastornos Pulmonares

Lung Disorders and Diseases

Many types of lung problems require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some of the conditions, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Signs of Respiratory Distress

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD)


Chronic Bronchitis

Pulmonary Emphysema

Acute Bronchitis

Cystic Fibrosis

Interstitial Lung Diseases / Pulmonary Fibrosis

Occupational Lung Diseases


Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary Embolism

Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)


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