COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
Lung surgery is rarely used to treat COPD. Surgery is never the first treatment choice and is only considered for people who have severe COPD that has not improved with other treatment.
Other treatment for COPD includes:
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