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Bronchiectasis is a condition in which the lung’s airways (bronchi) are dilated, causing an accumulation of mucus. This, in turn, makes the patient more vulnerable to infection, which can cause permanent damage. Most affected patients are middle-aged.
Lung cancer prediction using biomarkers based on bronchoalveolar fluid microbiomes

Lung cancer prediction using biomarkers based on bronchoalveolar fluid microbiomes

IASLC publishes key considerations for managing low-dose CT lung cancer screening programs

IASLC publishes key considerations for managing low-dose CT lung cancer screening programs

Combined marijuana and cigarette smoking may increase lung damage

Combined marijuana and cigarette smoking may increase lung damage

Suspected bronchiectasis linked to increased mortality in smokers

Suspected bronchiectasis linked to increased mortality in smokers

Idrevadiloride in hypertonic saline improves lung function in people with primary ciliary dyskinesia, trial shows

Idrevadiloride in hypertonic saline improves lung function in people with primary ciliary dyskinesia, trial shows

Color of the phlegm can indicate degree of lung inflammation in patients with bronchiectasis

Color of the phlegm can indicate degree of lung inflammation in patients with bronchiectasis

CT imaging reveals that COVID-19 vaccination may protect against severe lung pathology

CT imaging reveals that COVID-19 vaccination may protect against severe lung pathology

Addressing research gaps: The UK's efforts to study lung cancer in never smokers

Addressing research gaps: The UK's efforts to study lung cancer in never smokers

The hidden factors of resistance: how pathogen diversity drives antibiotic response

The hidden factors of resistance: how pathogen diversity drives antibiotic response

Pneumothorax prevalence in COVID-19 and influenza patients

Pneumothorax prevalence in COVID-19 and influenza patients

Case report on Nocardia pseudobrasiliensis and SARS-CoV-2 concomitant infection

Case report on Nocardia pseudobrasiliensis and SARS-CoV-2 concomitant infection

£3 million funding to support the development of new antimicrobials for cystic fibrosis patients

£3 million funding to support the development of new antimicrobials for cystic fibrosis patients

New method to improve diagnosis of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia in preschool age children

New method to improve diagnosis of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia in preschool age children

Chest CT findings and pulmonary function in COVID-19 patients

Chest CT findings and pulmonary function in COVID-19 patients

Post-COVID-19 CT scans show lung abnormalities persist two years later

Post-COVID-19 CT scans show lung abnormalities persist two years later

Chest CT reveals persistent lung abnormalities in patients two years post-COVID

Chest CT reveals persistent lung abnormalities in patients two years post-COVID

Smoking marijuana damages the lungs more than tobacco

Smoking marijuana damages the lungs more than tobacco

Study finds higher rate of emphysema and airway diseases among marijuana smokers

Study finds higher rate of emphysema and airway diseases among marijuana smokers

Emphysema rates higher among marijuana smokers than cigarette smokers

Emphysema rates higher among marijuana smokers than cigarette smokers

World Pneumonia Day 2022: Pneumonia Affects Everyone

World Pneumonia Day 2022: Pneumonia Affects Everyone