Lung Transplant
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Lung Transplant Usage

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Reasons for Procedure

A lung transplant is done to treat irreversible, life-threatening lung disease, such as:

  • End-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) , which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (a genetic disorder)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Severe scarring or inflammation of the bronchioles (smallest airways)

Normal vs. Emphysemic Lung
Normal vs. Emphysemic Lung
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Posted a year ago

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