What are the categories of lung disease?
|Obstructive||Disease caused by obstruction of airways||AsthmaChronicObstructive Pulmonary disease|
|Restrictive||Disease caused by restricted lung expansion||Interstitial lung disease Asbestosis PulmonaryfibrosisSarcoidosis|
|Infectious||Due to infection of the lung||Pneumonia|
|Inflammatory||Disease related to inflammator y response in the lung||Cystic fibrosis Acute respiratorydistress syndrome|
|Vascular||Pathology related to pulmonary vasculature||Pulmonary embolus Pulmonary oedema Haemorrhage(eg.Goodpasture’s syndrome)|
|Pleural cavity disease||Pathology affects pleural space||PneumothoraxPleural plaques/mesoth elioma|
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