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What is the difference in symptoms between asthma and chronic bronchitis?

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Difference...

Asthma is characterized by acute, recurrent episodes of reversible bronchospasm and airway inflammation whereas in chronic bronchitis, the airway obstruction is chronic and not fully reversible.

In brief: Difference...

Asthma is characterized by acute, recurrent episodes of reversible bronchospasm and airway inflammation whereas in chronic bronchitis, the airway obstruction is chronic and not fully reversible.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine

In brief: See below

Asthma is loud wheezing and difficulty with breathing.
. Bronchitis is inflammation of the bronchial tubes. There is a certain amount of overlap.

In brief: See below

Asthma is loud wheezing and difficulty with breathing.
. Bronchitis is inflammation of the bronchial tubes. There is a certain amount of overlap.
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Thank
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