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Hunain
Hunainabout 1 year ago
causes of emphysema

causes of emphysema

The main cause of emphysema is long-term exposure to airborne irritants, including: Tobacco smoke Marijuana smoke Air pollution Chemical fumes and dust Rarely, emphysema is caused by an inherited deficiency of a protein that protects the elastic structures in the lungs. It's called alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency emphysema.

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