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Can you died from copd?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Yes

It is true that you can die of copd.
The leading cause of death however across all stages of the disease is coronary artery disease (ie heart attack). Most patients that die of COPD die of a complication such ad penumonia or pulmonary embolism.

In brief: Yes

It is true that you can die of copd.
The leading cause of death however across all stages of the disease is coronary artery disease (ie heart attack). Most patients that die of COPD die of a complication such ad penumonia or pulmonary embolism.
Dr. Aaron Milstone
Dr. Aaron Milstone
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Copd

Severe COPD can cause acute exacerbations and can cause respiratory failure some time and can be the cause of death, especially if you have acute exacerbation with infection.

In brief: Copd

Severe COPD can cause acute exacerbations and can cause respiratory failure some time and can be the cause of death, especially if you have acute exacerbation with infection.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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