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Pulmonary Tests and Procedures

  • Spirometers

    A spirometer is a device that assesses your lung function. It measures the amount and speed of air expelled from your lungs.

  • What Is Bronchodilator Reversibility Testing?

    This test may be done to help your health care provider give you a more accurate prognosis or craft your treatment plan.

  • Peak Flow Measurement

    Peak flow measurement is a procedure that records the amount of air flowing out of your lungs. Peak flow can be measured with either a spirometer or a peak flow meter.

  • Pulmonary Function Tests

    Pulmonary function tests measure how well your lungs are functioning and are used to help diagnose certain lung disorders.

  • Oximetry

    Oximetry is a procedure used to measure the oxygen level—or oxygen saturation—in the blood.

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