A 53-year-old female asked:
how long can someone live with mild to moderate copd?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Optimistic!: Good treatment is available for maintenance of COPD patients. Prognosis is good for those who are compliant with doctor's advice!
Pulmonary Critical Care 36 years experience
Very long: As long as they stop smoking
and being followed by a lung expert
oxygen monitoring at home is very useful
check with your lung expert
Last updated Sep 9, 2018
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