Bronchial Asthma

Asthma – Causes, Signs And Symptoms!

By Dr. Manav Manchanda, Pulmonology When the breathing passages of the lungs are affected in some way, an individual may suffer from asthma. It does not develop in a day or two. Chronic inflammation of the passage results in sensitive breathing tubes. Various triggers can aggravate this condition. The triggers can be…

In Detail About Bronchial Asthma!

By Dr. Hardik Thakker, Internal Medicine The term asthma and bronchial asthma are often used interchangeably. Bronchial asthma refers to the chronic inflammation of the airways either due to some internal or environmental allergen. This leads to the narrowing of airways, which makes breathing difficult and blocks air from entering the lungs.…

Bronchitis – What Should You Know?

By Dr. Gurmeet Singh Chabbra, Pulmonology Bronchitis can sometimes be difficult to diagnose, since the main symptom of the disease is a persistent cough. Such a cough may even bring up mucus, which can lead to it being misdiagnosed as flu or some other similar diseases. Bronchitis can last for a few…

Seasonal Allergic Bronchitis & Rhinitis – Effects Of Smog On Lungs Of Children & Elderly!

By Dr. Caroli’s Multispecialty, Trichology Allergies flare up during specific seasons and climate conditions. However, the quality of the air you breathe may also have an effect on the frequency and severity of the allergies you experience. Smog is one such air pollutant that is known to have an adverse effect on…

All You Should Know To Deal With Bronchial Asthma!

By Dr. Kamleshkumar Pandey, 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-…