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What Lung Washing Looks Like

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You power-wash your house. Can you imagine power-washing your lungs? That’s how a rare, once-fatal lung disease called pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (PAP) is treated. Watch what happens in the OR.
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Tonninseteli (1 year ago)
Without oxygen? So you don't have to breathe ever again? cool.
gphillimo (6 months ago)
They have one lung breathign for the entire body while they clean the other lung, and vice versa.
AirMan928 (6 months ago)
Naldery neber ever
Nothing\ (1 year ago)
Other than saving your arm a lot of work and saving on a physiotherapist coming into the OR, what advantages does that vibrating pack have over manual chest percussion?
Walter Marlin (1 year ago)
Robin Mouck (1 year ago)
Can this be used to help people with cystic fibrosis?
Taiga Aisaka (1 year ago)
That's what I was thinking. This could be life changing for so many people.

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