What Is A Respiratory Disease?

April 25 21:27 2019 Print This Article

It is defined as a disorder in which there is an involvement of the lungs. It involves the other parts of lungs also like the bronchi, pleural cavity as well as pleural fluid. The other parts of respiratory system include the trachea, upper respiratory tree as well as nerves and muscles of breathing. They can be mild or may even lead to death. In US most of the people suffer from colds as well as chronic lung disease. It includes the asthma as well as COPD which is referred as the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The branch of medicine which deals with the branch of respiratory disease is known as pulmonology. A specialist in this field is known as pulmonologist. He is a specialist of chest medicine.

What are the signs and symptoms of Respiratory disease?

It includes the breathlessness, inability to walk as well as breathe properly. The person is not able to do some exertion and gets fatigue easily. The patient has a problem in breathing.

How Respiratory disease can be diagnosed?

It includes the use of visual examination and a patient history. One must go for abdominal examination along with the signs as well as symptoms.

How Respiratory disease can be prevented?

It includes the avoidance of any irritating factor. One must avoid alcohol, tobacco and cigarette smoking.

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