Category - Respiratory Medicine/Pulmonology

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Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency (AATD)

Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) is a genetic disorder characterized by reduced levels of alpha-1-antitrypsin (AAT) in the blood, which leads to an increased risk of lung and liver diseases. The condition is caused...

Acute Bronchitis

Acute bronchitis is a respiratory illness that involves inflammation of the bronchial tubes, which carry air to the lungs. It is typically caused by a viral infection and is characterized by coughing, chest discomfort...