Spirometry is a test that measures the amount of air a person's lungs can move in and out and at what rate.
To be tested:
This test can be done in a doctor's office or the hospital and is not painful.
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerRohit K Katial, MD - Allergy and Immunology
Current as ofSeptember 9, 2014
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