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Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency

Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency:
  1. Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency: Introduction
  2. Causes (3 conditions)
  3. Misdiagnosis
  4. Home Testing
  5. Treatments
  6. Videos

Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency: Introduction

Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency: Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency refers to a chronic lung disease called emphysema that is caused by an alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Autosomal recessive genetic disorder
  • Cigarette smoke
  • PiZZ phenotype
  • more causes...»

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Misdiagnosis and Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency

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Detailed list of causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency

The list below shows some of the causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency mentioned in various sources:

  • Autosomal recessive genetic disorder
  • Cigarette smoke
  • PiZZ phenotype
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency. Of the 3 causes of Emphysema due to alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

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