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Chronic Bronchitis

Persistent chronic exposure to lung irritants like tobacco smoke, industrial smoke, air pollution, dust, vehicle smoke, etc., leads to irritation and inflammation of the bronchi, known as chronic bronchitis. Symptoms include wheeze, chest tightness, difficulty breathing upon exertion, and productive cough. Quitting smoking, protecting oneself from toxic fumes and smoke, nutritional diet, medications, and oxygen therapy are helpful in its treatment.

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I have chronic bronchitis with running nose and sneezes. What is the treatment?

Query: Hello doctor, I have chronic bronchitis. Now I have running nose and sneezes, please suggest long term goal and moreover what is the life expectancy for chronic bronchitis?  Read Full »

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Answer: Hello, Welcome to About chronic bronchitis, it is a part of a disease called COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). It is diagnosed by the history of heavy smoking, which is the most important factor in controlling the disease and prevention of complication. To prevent further d...  Read Full »

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