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Findings Indicating Poor Survival in Patient with Nonmalignant Lung Disease

Purpose:

To determine if a patient with an irreversible, nonmalignant lung disease has a poor prognosis.

Specialty:

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Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, severity, prognosis, stage, quality of life, end-of-life, palliative care

ICD-10:

J98.4, Z51.5

Description:

A patient with an irreversible, nonmalignant lung disease has a poor prognosis if dyspnea occurs after minimal exertion.

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