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Spirometry for Asthma (AAAAI)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Tests
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Format: HTML, PDF
Most recent update: 10/11/2021
If you have symptoms that could be asthma, your doctor should perform a simple breathing test to confirm whether you have that disease or another health problem. But many people who need the test don’t receive it.
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