Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease Treatment in Jaipur

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic lung disease in which lugs gets inflamed that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs.

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease
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About Disease

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic lung disease in which lugs gets inflamed that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs. And causes difficulty in breathing, cough, mucus (sputum) production and wheezing(Whistle Sound while breathing). It's caused by long-term exposure to irritating gases or particulate matter, most often from cigarette smoke. People Suffering from COPD are also at the risk of developing heart disease, lung cancer and various other diseases.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is curable.it demands proper management, most people with Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease can overcome symptom and get a long life span, as well as reduced risk of other associated Diseases.

About Symptoms

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD) symptoms often don't appear until significant lung damage has occurred and they usually worsen over time.

Some common signs and symptoms of COPD may include:

  • 1. Shortness of breath, especially during physical activities.
  • 2. Wheezing(Whistle Sound while breathing).
  • 3. Chest tightness.
  • 4. Having to clear your throat first thing in the morning, due to excess mucus in your lungs.
  • 5. A chronic cough that may produce mucus (sputum) that may be clear, white, yellow or greenish
  • 6. Blueness of the lips or fingernail beds (cyanosis)
  • 7. Swelling in ankles, feet or legs
  • 8. Frequent respiratory infections
  • 9. Unintended weight loss (in later stages)
  • 10. Lack of energy
About Treatment

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD) is a treatable disease treatment includes prevention and generally slow down the disease progression. In the treatment a lung specialist (pulmonologist) and physical and respiratory therapists are involved to overcome the disease.

Treatment includes :

Life style changes : lifestyle changes includes to have a good exercise daily and quit on smoking and get healthy diet plan.

Medication : Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD) cause some difficulty and changes in the patient's body that can be cured by the use of medicine prescribed by the doctor.

Oxygen therapy

If the oxygen level in your body is too low, you can receive supplemental oxygen through a mask or nasal cannula to help you breathe better. A portable unit can be used to make you breath easily.

Surgery : When Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD)’s symptoms gets out of control by using medicines and lungs gets failed or stops working the surgery is use to transplant lung and replace it with the old not working lung.

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