The three main categories of lung diseases are airway diseases, lung tissue diseases and lung circulation diseases, as MedlinePlus explains. Examples of airway diseases are asthma and chronic bronchitis, while lung tissu... More »

Main types of lung disease include lung tissue diseases, lung airway diseases and lung circulation diseases, according to MedlinePlus. They mostly occur as a result of smoking, genetics and infections, says WebMD. More »

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Congenital lung diseases include bronchogenic cysts, congenital cystic adenomatoid malformations, lobar emphysema and pulmonary sequestrations, according to Children's Health. Doctors diagnose about 10 percent of congeni... More »

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Main types of lung disease include lung tissue diseases, lung airway diseases and lung circulation diseases, according to MedlinePlus. They mostly occur as a result of smoking, genetics and infections, says WebMD. More »

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Peripheral artery disease causes foot circulation problems, as the disease causes hardening and thickening of the arterial walls that supply blood to the legs, according MedlinePlus. PAD is a disease more prominent in me... More »

The expected recovery time following lung surgery is six to eight weeks, according to MedlinePlus. During this recovery period, patients should restrict activities that require excessive respiratory exertion or use of th... More »

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Lung fungus, also known as aspergillosis, is an infection or allergic response caused by the fungus Aspergillus, according to MedlinePlus. Several forms of aspergillosis exist, including pulmonary aspergillosis and asper... More »

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