Acute Silicosis complications
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Complications could include:
A lobectomy is the surgical removal of the lobe of an organ. Read about why this surgery is performed, and learn about the risks and benefits.
Oxygen therapy provides supplemental oxygen to people with breathing disorders.
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COPD symptoms are usually slow to develop and often don't appear until significant damage has occurred. Symptoms can come and go and may vary in intensity.