In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The distribution of the two forms of emphysema in the lungs differs.
- The great majority of these patients are cigarette smokers with advance upper lobe emphysema.
- Chest computed tomography showed giant lung bullae and severe upper lobe emphysema.
- If you have emphysema, your air sacs are damaged, and the smallest bronchial tubes collapse.
- An additional fourth group included 10 patients with emphysema who underwent lung volume reduction surgery.
- Remember asthma affects the lung tubes primarily and emphysema the air sacs.
- But in emphysema patients, some lung tissue loses its elasticity.
- Visit any ward full of lung cancer and emphysema patients fighting for breath.
- Both macrophages and neutrophils are now clearly implicated in the development of smokers' emphysema.
- Reports at this meeting showed convincingly that chronic tobacco smoke exposure produces emphysema in mice.
- Other important causes of shortness of breath are asthma, emphysema, pneumonia, and clots to the lung.
- Then we need to add chronic lung diseases such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis to the list of smoking-caused illnesses.
- Sometimes people with a chronic lung disease such as emphysema or bronchitis can take beta blockers.
- A 49-year-old man with end-stage emphysema underwent bilateral sequential single lung transplantation.
- He had developed emphysema and had a stroke to go along with his heart problems.
- Patients with severe emphysema had severe airflow obstruction, hyperinflation, and air trapping.
- About 90 % of people who get lung cancer are smokers, as are some 75 % of emphysema sufferers.
- Pulmonary emphysema is a disease that is characterized, if not defined, by the destruction of lung parenchyma.
- Whether this mechanism of matrix destruction is important to smokers' emphysema in humans, however, is still uncertain.
- As adults, we know that smoking leads to life-threatening illnesses such as heart disease, emphysema and lung cancer.
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