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Is pulmonary emphysema deadly?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Depending upon severity and other comorbodities.

In brief: Yes

Depending upon severity and other comorbodities.
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Dr. Frank Mayo
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possibly

Emphysema is a progressive disorder with a shortened life span .
Pts with Alpha one anitrypsin deficiency have premature emphysema.

In brief: Possibly

Emphysema is a progressive disorder with a shortened life span .
Pts with Alpha one anitrypsin deficiency have premature emphysema.
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