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How common is it for someone to need a pulmonary function test?
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Common test
Its a fairly common test used to quantify several different lung functions.
Quite useful.

In brief: Common test
Its a fairly common test used to quantify several different lung functions.
Quite useful.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Not very
Pft's are used to evaluate patients with breathing problems that the physician thinks is related to the lungs.
If one does not have breathing problems related to the lungs then in general pft's are not indicated.

In brief: Not very
Pft's are used to evaluate patients with breathing problems that the physician thinks is related to the lungs.
If one does not have breathing problems related to the lungs then in general pft's are not indicated.
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Dr. Andrew Murphy
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