Lung Symptoms

Lung Diseases and Conditions: Breathing is a complex process. If injury, disease, or other factors affect any part of the process, you may have trouble breathing. For example, the fine hairs (cilia) that line your upper airways may not trap all of the germs you breathe in. These germs can ...1

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Diagnosis of Lung Symptoms

Certain tests and procedures are used to detect (find) and diagnose health problems in the lung. These and other tests and procedures may be used to detect or diagnose lung late effects:

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Specific Causes of Lung Symptoms

Sjögren's syndrome: Sometimes Sjögren's syndrome can affect the lungs and cause problems such as:

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Causes List for Lung Symptoms

Possible causes of Lung Symptoms (or similar symptoms) may include:3

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Clinical Features of Lung Symptoms

Signs or symptoms of LCH that affects the lung may include:

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Prevention of Lung Symptoms

Health habits that promote healthy lungs are important for survivors of childhood cancer. Childhood cancer survivors with lung late effects should take care to protect their health, including:

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  1. Source: NHLBI (NIH): health/ health-topics/ topics/ hlw/ condition
  2. Source: NHS Choices UK: conditions/ sjogrens-syndrome/ complications/ 
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: NCI (NIH): types/ childhood-cancers/ late-effects-pdq

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