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My husband did some concrete work a couple days ago and didn't wear a mask, could this worsen his copd?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Unlikely
If he has not had problems so far, he should be ok.

In brief: Unlikely
If he has not had problems so far, he should be ok.
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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Yes
Any exposure to dusts, fumes or smoke can worsen copd.

In brief: Yes
Any exposure to dusts, fumes or smoke can worsen copd.
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