Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
A pulmonary embolism is a blood clot that occurs in the lungs. It can damage part of the lung and other organs and decrease oxygen levels in the blood.
Bronchiectasis causes symptoms like chronic coughing, coughing up blood, wheezing, and shortness of breath. Read about treatment options.
Pulmonary edema is a condition in which the lungs fill with fluid. Read about your risk, and what to do if you experience symptoms.
Learn about the causes and symptoms of chronic bronchitis, how to get tested, and when to seek treatment.
How is aspiration pneumonia different from other pneumonias, and what are the causes, symptoms, and risk factors?
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