Home > Differences Between COPD and Asthma
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and
asthma both affect the lungs and often have similar
symptoms, such as shortness of breath. However, what causes these conditions,
how they affect the lungs, and whom they affect differ.
November 29, 2011
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Ken Y. Yoneda, MD - Pulmonology
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