Nearly two years after her father's death, Martell is resubmitting two claims on his behalf, based on his Parkinson's diagnosis and evidence of pulmonary emphysema
that was found in his lungs following an autopsy.
Transthoracic echocardiography is limited in patients with obesity, pulmonary emphysema
, chest wall disorders, and mechanical ventilation.
Fourth, comorbid pulmonary diseases, such as pulmonary emphysema
(20), also influence the quantification of the LPBV (21).
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by high-resolution computed tomography and lung elastic recoil in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease," American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, vol.
Computed tomography in pulmonary emphysema
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Therefore, the most frequent clinical complications of AATD are pulmonary emphysema
and liver disease .
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pulmonary emphysema
, together with asthma, are highly prevalent lung diseases worldwide [1, 2].
is seen in 20% of COPD patients.
Atypical interstitial pneumonia (PIA) is described as an acute respiratory syndrome that affects cattle, generally above 2 years of age, and is characterized by edema and pulmonary emphysema
It can cause severe debilitating conditions such as chronic liver disease but, most notably, pulmonary emphysema
, which is a life-threatening disease.
PBI-4425, an analogue of PBI-4050, expected to enter clinical trials in late 2017, was shown to significantly reduce pulmonary emphysema
and cutaneous hyperplasia in the tight-skin (TSK) mouse model for scleroderma.