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Can a person have COPD and hold his/her breath for 2 minutes?

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In brief: Depends

It will depend on the stage of copd.
In early stages (chronic bronchitis, it may be possible. Later stages of course will reduce lung function accordingly.

In brief: Depends

It will depend on the stage of copd.
In early stages (chronic bronchitis, it may be possible. Later stages of course will reduce lung function accordingly.
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Dr. Michael Rothman
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

This is possible, depending on how bad the condition is.

In brief: Yes

This is possible, depending on how bad the condition is.
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