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Narrowing of the airways is a life-long chronic disease characterized by recurrent coughing and wheezing, which impairs breathing. It is estimated that there are approximately 300 million asthma patients in the world. In our country, asthma is seen in 7 out of every 100 adults. Asthma is a disease that negatively affects a person's quality of life.
Before diagnosing asthma, the doctor takes a detailed history of the patient. It is questioned whether coughing attacks are frequent, whether the cough occurs at night or during the day, whether there is a family history of asthma, and whether there are allergic symptoms. Then, medicated pulmonary function test, chest X-ray, allergy test examinations are performed.
Asthma patients have a high risk of contracting respiratory tract infections. It is recommended to get the flu vaccine in September-October every year.