Disease Information for Asthma: Diagnostic Test Results

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Other Tests & Procedures
PFT/Abnormal pulmonary function tests
PFT/Decreased peak flow rate
PFT/DLCO Supernormal/Diffusion increased
PFT/FEV1 decreased
PFT/Flow volume loop/Flat expiration curve
PFT/Forced vital capacity decreased
PFT/Increased total lung capacity
PFT/Maximum mid-flow rate/decreased
PFT/Nitrogen washout/lung decreased
PFT/Obstructive pulmonary functions
PFT/Reversable obstructive/Pulmonary FX tests
PFT/Vital capacity increased
TEST/Abnormal mecholyl challenge/Pulmonary function
TEST/Inhaled antigen challenge/Abnormal
TEST/Increased residual volume/post-void/Catheterization
Pathology
BX/Lung biopsy/Eosinophilic alveolar material
BX/Lung Bronchiol mucosal edema
PATH/Lung/Bronchiol/bronchus mucus/excess
Isotope Scan
Isotope/V/Q Lung scan abnormal
Electrodiagnosis
Pulse oximetry/low O2 saturation
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Poor R Wave progression/anterior leads (ECG)
EKG/Clockwise rotation (ECG)
EKG/Right-axis deviation (ECG)
EKG/Marked sinus arrhythmia (ECG)
EKG/Low voltage/chest leads (ECG)
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Small heart shadow/Chest
Xray/Atelectasis/Chest
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Xray/Hyperaeration/lung/Chest
Xray/Hyperinflated lung/Chest
Xray/Hyperlucent lungs/bilateral/Chest
Xray/Low diaphragms/bilateral/Chest
Xray/Mediastinal/narrow shadow/chest
Xray/Segmental hyperlucency/Chest
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