Asthma usually is diagnosed based on your history of
symptoms, a physical exam, lung function tests, and laboratory tests. Unless
you are having symptoms, the physical exam will not show signs of asthma. Your
doctor will examine your nose, mouth, throat, and sinuses (upper respiratory system); ears; chest; and skin. Your doctor
February 22, 2013
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Rohit K Katial, MD - Allergy and Immunology
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