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Endoscopic Diagnosis of Chest, Lung Problems - VHL HealthSheet #40147_VA
You’ve been told you need an endoscopic procedure to diagnose a problem in your chest or lung.
Pulmonary Function Tests - VHL HealthSheet #82447_VA
A pulmonary function test shows how well your lungs are working. A complete test has three parts. You may be given the entire test or only certain parts. The entire test is painless and lasts 45–90 minutes.
As COPD Progresses: Lung Surgery Options - VHL HealthSheet #88791_VA
As COPD progresses, it can lead to other health problems. Treatments may be available to help. In some severe cases, surgery may improve COPD.
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