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Lung diseases

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04/20/2009

Question:

My mum has Bronchiectasis, i have been doing some research, i`d like to know the fastest solution in helping her get better.

Answer:

Bronchiectasis, as you have probably found, can be due to a number of conditions. The treatment and response varies based on the underlying cause and the distribution of the bronchiectasis. At the very least, efforts to ensure that mucus is coughed up and removed from the lung seem to be important.

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Response by:

James M O'Brien, Jr, MD James M O'Brien, Jr, MD
Former Associate Professor
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University