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copd with chronic bronchitis and emphysema. is it possible to treat this?

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Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
COPD Emphysema: Treatment consists of smoking cessation, bronchodilators, steroids, pulmonary rehab, oxygen therapy, management of exacerbation and surgery in selected cases.
Answered on Dec 6, 2018
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