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Obesity associated asthma

Obesity associated asthma: Introduction

Obesity associated asthma: Obesity associated asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is associated with obesity. The severity of symptoms is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Obesity associated asthma is available below.

Obesity associated asthma: Treatments

Avoiding obesity or losing weight will prevent or alleviate symptoms. If symptoms do develop they may be managed by various asthma medications such as bronchodilators, antiinflammatories and asthma inhalers. ...more treatments »

Symptoms of Obesity associated asthma

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Obesity associated asthma: Complications

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Causes of Obesity associated asthma

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Obesity associated asthma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Obesity associated asthma

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a...read more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis in obese patients. Exertional...read more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often in child patients than in...read more »

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early...read more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce...read more »

Obesity associated asthma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Obesity associated asthma

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Obesity associated asthma: Rare Types

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Obesity associated asthma: Animations

Prognosis for Obesity associated asthma

Prognosis for Obesity associated asthma: Symptoms can be avoided if gaining excess weight is avoided. For patients who do suffer from this form of asthma, it is advisable to have a treatment plan in place in case exposure does occur and symptoms develop.

Obesity associated asthma: Broader Related Topics

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