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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Articles

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What is COPD caused by?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or as the medical community like to refer to it as, COPD. COPD, a group of lung conditions that cause breathing difficulties, is a term encompassing two conditions called chronic bronchitis and emphysema. When t...

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What are the 4 stages of COPD?

COPD is the acronym that stands for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, an umbrella term for a group of lung conditions that results in breathing difficulties. COPD includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Emphysema is a condition which is chara...

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What is a COPD exacerbation?

COPD or Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a group of lung conditions made up of two conditions called chronic bronchitis and emphysema, ultimately resulting in breathing difficulties. COPD results in the narrowing of the air sacs and inflammat...