• Lung Disease

  • Lung disease refers to disorders that affect the lungs, the organs that allow us to breathe. Breathing problems caused by lung disease may prevent the body from getting enough oxygen. Examples of lung diseases are:

    • Asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema
    • Infections, such as influenza and pneumonia
    • Lung cancer
    • Sarcoidosis (sar-KOY-doh-sis) and pulmonary fibrosis


    Thoracic Surgery