chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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a nonreversible lung disease that is a combination of emphysema and chronic bronchitis

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Red cell macrocytosis and chronic obstructive airway disease.
Teesside Coroner's Court heard that chronic obstructive airway disease also contributed to his death.
A post-mortem showed he died of chronic obstructive airway disease, which had been diagnosed years earlier.
This virus was identified in a 71-year-old patient with chronic obstructive airway disease who was hospitalized with pneumonia (3).
He added that Mr Zarins suffered from high blood pressure and chronic obstructive airway disease.
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