Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia - chronic lung disease adults

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COPD - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic chronic lung disease adults


Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) — Comprehensive to the lung can occur in infants and children, not only adults with long.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): Lung conditions defined by an inability to exhale normally, which causes difficulty breathing.

Types of chronic lung disease range from congenital conditions like asthma to those caused by tissue damage, like emphysema and lung.