Physical Exam for Asthma
Asthma usually is diagnosed based on your history of symptoms, a physical exam, lung function tests, and laboratory tests. Unless you are having symptoms, the physical exam will not show signs of asthma. Your doctor will examine your nose, mouth, throat, and sinuses (upper respiratory system); ears; chest; and skin. Your doctor will also:
eMedicineHealth Medical Reference from Healthwise
To learn more visit Healthwise.org
© 1995-2014 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.