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Copd

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Copd

a progressive disease process that most commonly results from smoking. Copd is characterised by difficulty breathing, wheezing and a chronic cough.

treatment includes absolute avoidance from smoking, bronchodilators and oxygen for those with advanced disease. Complications include bronchitis, pneumonia and lung cancer.

See: emphysema.