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what is a good dclo number on a pulmonary function test?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
100% of predicted: A good one would be one as close to normal as possible. Too low a dlco/va means that there is likely an air-transfer blockage. Too high may point to asthma.
Answered on Dec 7, 2013
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