Respiratory system diseases

Lessons
Introduction to pulmonary diseases
Asthma
Emphysema (COPD)
Chronic Bronchitis (COPD)
Cystic fibrosis
Occupational lung diseases
Pulmonary hypertension
Pneumonia
Pleural Effusion
Lung cancer
Nose, sinus, and upper respiratory conditions
Throat conditions
Laryngeal conditions
Bronchiolitis
About this unit
If any part of the respiratory system isn’t working properly, a person can be left feeling short of breath. The lungs are also exposed to the outside environment, making them prone to infections. Learn more about diseases of the lungs and how modern medicine helps to keep them healthy!