- Pain in the chest
- Phlegm production
- Shortness of breath
If left untreated
COPD exacerbations left untreated may be life threatening. Individuals with significant difficulty breathing are at the highest risk. Without proper oxygen flow, the body is unable to properly function. This can cause brain damage and increase the risk of mortality. DispatchHealth can help treat your COPD exacerbation today. Contact us to learn more.
Medically reviewed by Dr. Phil Mitchell MD, MS on July 24th, 2019
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