Asthma Symptoms Diagnosis Management & Treatment

Asthma – 2 Main Treatment Methods

By Dr. Tarun Jhamb,General Physician When the airways become narrow or start swelling, it leads to production of mucus in excess. This causes breathing difficulties and when you have trouble breathing and can take only short breaths. This medical condition is called chronic asthma. Although asthma can, for some, be only…

Asthma – All You Need To Know

By Dr. Arun Kanala, Pulmonology, Asthma is a chronic long-term disease involved with the bronchial tubes in the lungs. The bronchial tubes allow air to come in and out of the lungs. People suffering from asthma would always have their airways inflamed. In this situation, breathing becomes difficult and that generally tends…

Ashtma – What All Should You Know

By Dr. Arun Kanala, Pulmonology, A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role of Spirometry-…

Treatment For Acute Asthma Attack

By Dr. Prashant Saxena , Pulmonology A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role of Spirometry-…

Asthma Symptoms, Diagnosis, Management and Treatment

By Dr. Sumit Wadhwa, Internal Medicine Asthma is a disease which affects the airways that carry air to and from the lungs. People suffering from asthma have swollen or inflamed airways. The inflammation causes the airways to be narrower which causes less air to pass through them into and from the lungs.…