Respiratory diseases & conditions

Respiratory diseases and conditions affect the lungs and other parts of the respiratory system. They are also called pulmonary disease, lung disorder and lung disease. Learn more about some common respiratory conditions, their causes and treatment options.

What is COPD?

Learn more about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): causes, stages, diagnosis and treatment.

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Reference:

1. World Health Organization. www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/chronicobstructive-pulmonary-disease-(copd) (accessed January 31, 2019).