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Does bronchoconstriction help protect the body from infection?
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Dr. Louise Andrew
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: No
Bronchoconstriction means the tubes in the lungs are getting smaller than normal due to something like asthma or pressure from something outside the tubes, like a growth or infection.
Either of these conditions makes infection more likely, not less likely.

In brief: No
Bronchoconstriction means the tubes in the lungs are getting smaller than normal due to something like asthma or pressure from something outside the tubes, like a growth or infection.
Either of these conditions makes infection more likely, not less likely.
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