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What are the last stages of COPD like?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
3 doctors agree
In brief: Challenging
Increasing need for oxygen.
Increasing shortness of breath. Less exercise tolerance. More doctor and hospital visits. Need for more help and support.

In brief: Challenging
Increasing need for oxygen.
Increasing shortness of breath. Less exercise tolerance. More doctor and hospital visits. Need for more help and support.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Mark Avdalovic
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Difficult
This can be very difficult.
The symptoms include constant shortness of breath, lethargy, weakness, coughing, daily oxygen need, sleepiness. Consulting with a palliative care specialist can be very helpful in controlling these symptoms.

In brief: Difficult
This can be very difficult.
The symptoms include constant shortness of breath, lethargy, weakness, coughing, daily oxygen need, sleepiness. Consulting with a palliative care specialist can be very helpful in controlling these symptoms.
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
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