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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Lower respiratory: Upper respiratory infections involve upper airways such as throat, nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, eustachian tubes, trachea as, nd bronchi. When the ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Lower: Upper respiratory tract infections are colds, rhinitis, pharyngitis, sinusitis and are usually caused by viruses although can also be caused by variou ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvaro Aranda
35 years experience Pulmonology
Not really: By using special masks you can decreased the chances but we are all involved in this planet we need to drecreased pollution, recycle products & hel ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
31 years experience General Practice
REMOVE FB's: Any foreign body in 'the respiratory tract' probably should be removed. Foreign bodies in the bronchi/trachea of the lungs can cause irritation, cough ... Read More
Dr. Paul Slawek
54 years experience Radiology
Remove it.: Most can and should be removed by bronchoscopy. Rarely surgery is necessary.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Ontogeny: Recapitulates Phylogeny. This article explains the whole concept: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recapitulation_theory
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Squamous: Metaplasia does occur.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
Infection: Infection of either the upper respiratory tract (nose and throat) or lower respiratory tract (trachea and lungs). Usually caused by either viruses or ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
2 keep the airway-: -from collapsing. There's a tendency for it 2 collapse if they were not there. This is 2 counteract Burnullies principal, which also is used by airpla ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Unusual: This sounds like a gimmick. There are many medications that can clear the upper respiratory tract such as "ocean spray", available over the counter wi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Is what likely ?: Your post did not say. Please repost with more specifics.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
39 years experience Hand Surgery
Structural support: Act as structural support to keep the bronchus open when creating negative pressure on inspiration, and stable on expiration with increase positive pr ... Read More

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