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Emphysema, congenital lobar

Emphysema, congenital lobar: Introduction

Emphysema, congenital lobar: A rare respiratory disorder where air can readily enter the lungs but has difficulty escaping. The severity of the condition is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Emphysema, congenital lobar is available below.

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Emphysema, congenital lobar is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Emphysema, congenital lobar, or a subtype of Emphysema, congenital lobar, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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