Doctors for Occupational Lung Disease in Anakaputhur, Kanchipuram
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OCCUPATIONAL LUNG DISEASE
Occupational Lung Disease is the term used to describe a number of disease that are caused by the inhalation of dust, chemicals and other similar products that can cause breathing problems. Individuals with this disorder could have shortness of breath, chest pain or tightness, abnormal breathing and a persistent cough.
HOW IS OCCUPATIONAL LUNG DISEASE DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis is done by a general physician who would do a lung scan along with a biopsy or bronchoscopy if needed to check for the lung functions.
HOW IS OCCUPATIONAL LUNG DISEASE TREATED?
There is no treatment for occupational lung disease other than preventing further exposure to the material that is causing the problem.
DID YOU KNOW?
Occupational Lung Disease is a very serious and threatening disorder that may prove to be fatal in the long run and cause permanent organ damage too.