Sign and Symptoms of Emphysema

In this article we will discuss about Sign and Symptoms of Emphysema. So let’s get started.

Sign and Symptoms

Chronic Cough

Shortness of Breath


Swollen Ankles

Barrel Chest

Increased CO2 retention


Hyperresonance on Chest Percussion


Minimal Cyanosis

Use of Accessory Muscles for Breathing


Sleep Problems

Anorexia and Weight Loss


Morning Headaches

“Pink Puffer” describes Emphysema due to its clinical features


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