Sani Konukoğlu Private Hospital Breast Disease Specialist Dr..
Sani Konukoğlu Private Hospital Breast Disease Specialist Dr.. Nevhiz Gundogdu, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a disease that is preventable and treatable, said:"This is why early diagnosis and treatment should be taken for the support,"he said.
DR. Gündoğdu, Special Sani Konukoğlu series of conferences under the Public Hospital, gave information about COPD.
Of COPD among the people 'chronic' or 'chronic bronchitis' is reminiscent referred to as DR. Gündoğdu of this disease in Turkey is the third cause of death, he said.
Result of the narrowing of the airways in the lungs breathing in the air flow in COPD is a chronic disease that causes problems reminiscent of the DR. Gündoğdu, in diagnosing and treating the disease is not well known to experience difficulties, he said.
COPD harmful gases, particles, and especially cigarette smoke against the inflammatory process develops as a result and fully irreversible airflow limitation characterized by a disease is describing DR. Gündoğdu, he continued:
"The severity and increased the frequency of exacerbations presenting with COPD in all countries, a major disease and cause of death, although preventable and treatable disease. Therefore should be diagnosed earlier and treatment should support."
DR. Gündoğdu COPD risk factors regarding the following information has:
"Genetic factors, smoking, inside and outside the existing air pollution, lung development, contributing factors, environmental and occupational exposures are important risk factors. Prevention as a priority for cigarettes Leaving should be supported. If you smoke, cough, sputum production and shortness of breath If you do apply for a breast disease specialist should be tested for pulmonary function and must comply with a doctor's recommendation."
DR. Gündoğdu, participants answered questions after the presentation.