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Is asthma related to getting chronic bronchitis?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No....

Chronic bronchitis is a form of copd, usually caused by smoking.
Unless the asthmatic is also a smoker, they are not at increased risk of developing chronic bronchitis.

In brief: No....

Chronic bronchitis is a form of copd, usually caused by smoking.
Unless the asthmatic is also a smoker, they are not at increased risk of developing chronic bronchitis.
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Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Asthma

Nope.
However they are both classified under obstructive lung disease.

In brief: Asthma

Nope.
However they are both classified under obstructive lung disease.
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