Emphysema

emphysema

Does emphysema cause metabolic acidosis

Yes emphysema can cause metabolic acidosis. Emphysema is not reversible and you should make sure that you stop smoking immediately if you have emphysema. It is a chronic, progressive illness sure to cause death.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 2:04 pm

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How is lung tissue damaged in emphysema

Emphysema causes the over expansion of the pulmonary lobe. This causes dead space of the lungs and as a result your organ has to work harder to help you breathe. This is a chronic, progressive situation.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 2:03 pm

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Can emphysema be reversed

No emphysema cannot be reversed. This is a permanent, uncurable condition. If you want to live long with emphysema, you need to quit smoking immediately.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 2:00 pm

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Do i have emphysema

You may have emphysema if you have been smoking a pack of cigarettes continuously for 20 years or more. Pollution in the industrial cities is also associated with emphysema. If you are experiencing the symptoms like shortness of breath, wheeziness and barrel shaped chest, you may need to get a diagnosis done.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 1:59 pm

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Emphysema is a form of chronic obstructive lung disea

Indeed emphysema is a form of chronic, progressive obstructive lung disease.Shortness of the breath and expanded chest are the most common symptoms. Fatigue and loss of weight are also common.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 1:58 pm

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Can emphysema make a person unconscious?

Emphysema is a choronic, progressive illness. Being unconscious is unlikely with emphysema. However, this is possible it you are hospitalized and experience a dearth of oxygen.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 1:57 pm

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Can bongs give u emphysema

Smoking bongs will cause you to inhale a lot of smoke. If you have been smoking a pack of cigarettes continuously for 20 years or more you can get emphysema. Pollution can also be responsible for causing emphysema.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 1:55 pm

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Explain how emphysema increases work of breathing?

Emphysema causes the over expansion of the pulmonary lobe. This causes dead space of the lungs and as a result your organ has to work harder to help you breathe. This is a chronic, progressive situation.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 1:54 pm

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How do you get emphysema

Excessive smoking causes emphysema. This causes to damage the cells of the lungs also causing expansion of the lung space. Nicotene is a carcinogen and effects the organs severely.

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Posted by roman - February 24, 2010 at 1:53 pm

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How long do you have to live with emphysema

Most smokers don't get emphysema. Emphysema decreases your life span by 10-20 years. Death is usually due to emphysema related complication.

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