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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

Scarring of the lungs

12/23/2008

Question:

can having copd cause lung scarring?

Answer:

COPD alone does not cause scarring.

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Response by:

Mahasti   Rittinger, RRT Mahasti Rittinger, RRT
Clinical Program Manager of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University