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What are the main Obstructive lung diseases?

1. Asthma

2. COPD

3. Bronchiectasis

4. Bronchiolitis obliterans

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What are the main Pulmonary function tests for Obstructive lung disease?

1. FEV1 - significantly reduced
2. FVC - reduced or normal
3. FEV1% (FEV1/FVC) - reduced

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What are the main Restrictive lung disease?

1. Pulmonary fibrosis

2. Asbestosis

3. Sarcoidosis

4. Acute respiratory distress syndrome

5. Infant respiratory distress syndrome

6. Kyphoscoliosis

7. Neuromuscular disorders

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What are the main Pulmonary function tests for Restrictive lung disease?

1. FEV1 - reduced

2. FVC - significantly reduced

3. FEV1% (FEV1/FVC) - normal or increased