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Asthma in pregnancy 

Asthma in pregnancy
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Asthma in pregnancy
Author(s):

Sambit Mukhopadhyay

, Edward Morris

, and Sabaratnam Arulkumaran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651399.003.0021
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date: 28 November 2020

The symptom of breathlessness is common in pregnancy. This chapter discusses physiological changes to the respiratory tract in pregnancy, symptoms, signs, and triggers of attacks, effect of treatment regimes on mother and fetus during pregnancy, and limited available data for newer drugs in pregnancy.

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