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Lung volume reduction surgery: For the treatment of emphysema  
Abstract:  This brochure describes the process for being considered for lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) at UWMC. This surgery is done to remove parts of the lung that have been damaged by emphysema.
Author: LVRS Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2004, March 1, 2004
UWMC Availability:  Cardiac Diagnostic Services/5NE; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE; LVRS Services
General Topics:  Surgery; Respiratory Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Lung Surgery; Lung Reduction Surgery; Lung Disorders; Lung; Emphysema
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #2750

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