Emphysema: Diagnosis and Treatments
WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of emphysema.
What Is Emphysema?
Emphysema is a disease of the lungs that can negatively affect breathing. Learn what causes it and what happens.
Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis, and Flu
If you have emphysema or chronic bronchitis -- also referred to as COPD -- here are things you need to know about flu symptoms, prevention, and treatment.
WebMD describes the signs and symptoms of the lung disease emphysema.
Emphysema, Congenital Lobar
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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
Important It is possible that the main title of the report Alpha - 1 - Antitrypsin Deficiency is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...
10 FAQs About Living With COPD
WebMD provides answers to 10 common questions about COPD.
COPD Symptom Tracker
WebMD’s COPD tracker provides your doctor with important information about your health and allows you to participate in your COPD treatment.
COPD and Heart Failure
WebMD explains the similarities and differences between COPD and heart failure and how the two conditions are treated together.
COPD: Handling a Flare-Up - Topic Overview
If you have COPD,your usual shortness of breath could suddenly get worse. You may start coughing more and have more mucus. This flare-up is called a COPD exacerbation or a COPD attack. A lung infection or air pollution could set off an attack. Or it may happen after a quick change in temperature or being around chemicals. You may not always know the cause. What are the warning signs? When ...