List of Lung Disorders
It is essential to control COPD symptoms from worsening. COPD refers to chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases. These are common obstructive lung diseases and include emphysema, chronic bronchitis, asthma and which leads to the destruction of the respiratory tract. To prevent COPD from worsening, it is important to stop any addiction to smoking cigarettes, have a good nutrition, exercise daily etc.
This article explains about some important facts about lungs, its anatomy, function, role in respirations and talking, and tips to keep lungs healthy.
Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory diseases occurs due to sensitivity to the drug Aspirin. Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory diseases is also referred to as Samterd’s triad, Aspirin sensitive asthma, Aspirin exacerbated asthma, aspirin intolerant asthma or aspirin-exacerbated asthma. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment, prognosis, pathophysiology, complications and risk factors of Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory diseases.
Bibasilar Atelectasis is a pathological condition of the lungs in which there is a partial or complete collapse of the lungs or the lobes of the lungs as a result of the alveoli getting deflated being devoid of air. This results in the affected individual having problems with breathing normally. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of bibasilar atelectasis.
Bradypnea or Bradypnoea is abnormally slow or reduced rate of breathing. It is characterized as less than 12 breaths per minute for an individual aged between 12 and 50 years. Bradypnea indicates the person is not consuming adequate amounts of oxygen during breathing. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment, prognosis, prevention and complications of bradypnea.