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Need clarity, kindly explain! Name the chronic respiratory disorder caused mainly by cigarette smoking:

Name the chronic respiratory disorder caused mainly by cigarette smoking:

  • Option 1)

    Emphysema

  • Option 2)

    Asthma

  • Option 3)

    Respiratory acidosis

  • Option 4)

    Respiratory alkalosis

 
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DISORDERS OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM -

Emphysema

- wherein

Emphysema is a chronic disorder in which alveolar walls are damaged due to which respiratory surface is decreased. One of the major causes of this is cigarette smoking.
 

 

 


Option 1)

Emphysema

This option is correct.

Option 2)

Asthma

This option is incorrect.

Option 3)

Respiratory acidosis

This option is incorrect.

Option 4)

Respiratory alkalosis

This option is incorrect.

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