What is emphysema and its' symptoms
Emphysema lies within a collection of lung diseases under the name of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
People with conditions under this group have difficulties breathing, mainly as a result of narrowing airways. This is called airflow obstruction.
Usual symptoms include:
- Increasing breathlessness when active
- A persistent cough with phlegm
- Frequent chest infections
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