Diagnosing COPD in Unusual Situations

For many people smoking may be a leading cause of being diagnosed with COPD. That may not always be the case which can require additional testing and treatment.

For many people smoking may be a leading cause of being diagnosed with COPD. That may not always be the case which can require additional testing and treatment.

Seth Manoach, MD, of the Weill Cornell Medical College discussed some of the less conventional diagnosis situations during the annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians in Austin.