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Explain the condition called bronchiectasis.?

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Dr. Harris Cohen
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In brief: Bronchiectasis

Bronchiectasis is a disease of the lungs defined as an irreversible dilation and widening of the large airways.
Symptoms are numerous, and include chronic cough, bloody sputum, fatigue, shortness of breath and weight loss. Diagnosis and treatment are best handled by a lung doctor (pulmonologist).

In brief: Bronchiectasis

Bronchiectasis is a disease of the lungs defined as an irreversible dilation and widening of the large airways.
Symptoms are numerous, and include chronic cough, bloody sputum, fatigue, shortness of breath and weight loss. Diagnosis and treatment are best handled by a lung doctor (pulmonologist).
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