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Can someone tell me the average life expectancy of a person with emphysema?

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Dr. Fernando Torres
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: Depends

We tend to use what we call a bode score to look at the life expectancy of patients with emphysema.
Please, discuss it with your doctor as it may help understand the severity of the disease.

In brief: Depends

We tend to use what we call a bode score to look at the life expectancy of patients with emphysema.
Please, discuss it with your doctor as it may help understand the severity of the disease.
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