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Bronchitis Treatment in Faridabad

Bronchitis Treatment in Faridabad

What Is Bronchitis?

Bronchitis is a lung and respiratory related disease caused by inflammation of the airways that carry air to the lungs. The air ways that carry air to the lungs are called Bronchi.

Dr. Loveleen Mangla, a bronchitis specialist in Faridabad who has treated hundreds of patients successfully, can help you diagnose your symptoms and provide you with a treatment plan..

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There are two types of bronchitis- acute and chronic, based on the severatily and the symptoms. The first is acute bronchitis, a common respiratory disorder which gets cured within a few days to a few weeks. Whereas, chronic bronchitis which falls under the umbrella of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD) is a long term condition caused by exposure to irritants such as fumes, smoking and pollution for a long period of time.

What Are The Causes Of Bronchitis?

The most common cause for acute bronchitis are the same viruses that often cause cold and flu. The chances of bronchitis caused by bacteria is low. Whatever the cause may be our body tries to fight the virus or the bacteria which leads to production of more mucus.

This causes reduction in the space for the air to pass through the bronchi. Making it harder for the person to breath and causing inflammation of the bronchi.

Chronic bronchitis causes include:

  • Smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke for a long period of time
  • Exposure to irritants such as chemical fumes, pollutants in air for a long period of time.

Who Is At Risk For Bronchitis?

Our bronchitis treatment specialist in Faridabad , believes that people with low immunity are more vulnerable to bronchitis. The chances of you developing bronchitis increases if

  • You smoke.
  • You have asthma and allergies.
  • You have a weaker immune system.

How To Prevent?

You can reduce the chances of occurrence of bronchitis by keeping in mind a few things as told by bronchitis specialists.

  • Stay away from cigarette smoke.
  • Get the vaccinated for flu
  • Wash your hands often.
  • Wear a mask when you are exposed to pollutants such as paint fumes.

How Is Bronchitis Diagnosed?

Dr. Mangla, our bronchitis specialist in Faridabad can help you diagnose your symptoms based on the physical examination. He might also suggest a few tests, which will help in diagnosing. These test might include

  • lung function test
  • chest X-ray/CT
  • Blood tests.

How Is Bronchitis Treated?

Incase of acute bronchitis, most times it goes away on its own in a few days. But sometimes you might need medication. If yours is caused by bacteria (which is rare), your doctor may give you antibiotics.

You can ease your symptoms and get some relief by doing a few simple things at home such as:

  • Drink a lot of water
  • Get plenty of rest
  • Use a humidifier or steam

It is always recommended to take medication only as per your doctor's recommendation.

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Also Avialable At Sachin Hospital, Palwal (By Appointment Only)

+91 9625293011

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info@drloveleenmangla.com

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