What does it mean when hospitals, doctors, or medical documents are referring to COPD?
COPD stands for:
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a lung disease that makes it hard to breathe.
Note that sometimes abbreviations and acronyms have several meanings. COPD may mean something different in your context.
If you have any questions or concerns about anything regarding your health and treatment, you should talk to your doctor.
What does CPK stand for in medical terms?
Here is the next medical term on our list that you can check out.
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