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Respiratory disease - Wikipedia

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Respiratory disease is a medical term that encompasses pathological conditions affecting the organs and tissues that make gas exchange possible in higher ...

All Diseases | American Lung Association

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Lists all diseases. ... 10/31 · Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) · Mesothelioma · Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) · Nontuberculosis Mycobacteria ...

Lung Diseases: Types and Causes of Common Conditions - WebMD

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A common health problem, lung diseases range from mild to severe. WebMD breaks down the information and describes the types and causes of some common ...

Lung Diseases: MedlinePlus

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Lung diseases are disorders or infections that affect the lungs and cause breathing problems. Some can lead to respiratory failure. Find out more.

Lung Disease A - Z | the lung association

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Lung disease doesn't play favourites. It affects men, women, children, smokers, non-smokers and individuals who have never smoked. If lung disease is taking ...

Respiratory Diseases | Healthy People 2020

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GoalPromote respiratory health through better prevention, detection, treatment, and education efforts.

Respiratory System: Facts, Function and Diseases - Live Science

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Mar 11, 2016 ... The human respiratory system consists of the lungs and other organs. Its main function is to take in oxygen and carbon dioxide.

WHO | Respiratory tract diseases

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Respiratory tract diseases are diseases that affect the air passages, including the nasal passages, the bronchi and the lungs. They range from acute infections, ...

Respiratory Diseases - Genes and Disease - NCBI Bookshelf

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The respiratory system plays a vital role in delivering oxygen to the body — fuel for all the body's functions. It also removes carbon dioxide waste, eliminates toxic  ...

WHO | Chronic respiratory diseases (CRDs)

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Chronic respiratory diseases (CRDs) are diseases of the airways and other structures of the lung. Some of the most common are chronic obstructive pulmonary ...