Tests and diagnosis
A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.
Spirometry is a simple office test used to check how well your lungs are working.
Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of structures in your body.
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