Espirometría

La espirometría es un estudio indoloro del volumen y ritmo del flujo de aire dentro de los pulmones. Este procedimiento se utiliza con frecuencia para evaluar la función pulmonar en las personas con enfermedades pulmonares obstructivas o restrictivas tales como asma o fibrosis quística.Espirometría

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Last reviewed 5/23/2013 by Paula J. Busse, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network.

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