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What is chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd) copd stands for chronic obstructive pulmonary (lung) disease copd is a term applied to a family of diseases that includes emphysema, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema due to alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd) bristol myers squibb and has received research support from bayer and glaxosmithkline course and prognosis of chronic obstructive lung disease: a prospective study of 200 patients n engl j med 1969.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd) with chronic bronchitis copd is a difficult disease to manage joining a support group where members share common experiences and problems can help relieve stress of the disease. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd) is an umbrella term used to describe progressive lung diseases including emphysema, chronic bronchitis, refractory (non-reversible) asthma, and some forms of bronchiectasis this disease is characterized by increasing breathlessness.