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The following organizations are good resources for information on lung disease:

Resources for specific lung diseases:

Asthma:

COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease):

Cystic fibrosis:

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Review Date: 1/24/2021

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Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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Normal lung anatomy

The lungs are a major part of respiratory system. The function of the respiratory system is to supply the body with oxygen and get rid of carbon dioxide.

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Normal lung anatomy - Illustration Thumbnail

Normal lung anatomy

The lungs are a major part of respiratory system. The function of the respiratory system is to supply the body with oxygen and get rid of carbon dioxide.

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