BRONCHIECTASIS

UNDERSTANDING BRONCHIECTASIS

The cause of Bronchiectasis is unknown in an estimated 40% of cases.

SYMPTOMS

• Coughing that typically produces phlegm

• A cough that may worsen over time

Other symptoms may include

• Fever, chills or night sweats,

• Feeling tired

• Shortness of breath

• Unintended weight loss

• Chest pain or tightness

• Coughing up blood or a change in the color of the phlegm

COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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