A 34-year-old female asked:
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i have small airway disease, not asthma, which means i have problems getting air out of my lungs. is this restrictive or obstructive? the doctor didn't put me on any treatment.

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Try another Dr.: You are right to be wanting more in terms of treatment for this issue. Find a doctor with experience in this since early tx can prevent permanent damage. Don't be scared - be assertive - your instincts are good and can help you get help. All the best for a healthy outcome.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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