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Pulmonologist (respiratory system)

Medical history
Patient has been diagnosed with asthma. When 7 years old, he experienced a collapsed lung.

Physical exam
Exam confirmed the diagnosis of asthma. Lung volume was normal. Chest X-ray was normal.

Photograph of a teenage boy, named Patrick, at a swimming pool.

Link to Medical Reference Manual Pulmonology

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