Bronchiectasis (Symptoms, Causes, Complications, Life Expectancy) Center

Bronchiectasis has three types, 1) cylindrical bronchiectasis, 2) saccular or varicose bronchiectasis, and 3) cystic bronchiectasis.

Causes of bronchiectasis includeinfection, environmental exposure, drug or alcohol abuse, and alpha-1 antitrypsin (congenital).

Symptoms of bronchiectasis include shortness of breath, fatigue, chronic cough, bloody sputum, and wheezing. Treatment for bronchiectasis include antibiotics and possibly surgery. Read more: Bronchiectasis (Symptoms, Causes, Complications, Life Expectancy) Article

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