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A 50-year-old male asked:

I had a lung biopsy and found to have pulminary langerhans cell hysicytosis, this was 2008, my pft showed lung capacity at 20 % how long do i have?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
See pulmonologist: I'd doubt that you are still living with a total lung capacity of 20% predicted. You need to clarify this issue with your chest doctor since what you told us does not seem real

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Last updated Feb 20, 2015

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