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Spirometry is a lung function test that measures how well you can breathe and assesses lung health.
Spirometry helps diagnose and monitor respiratory conditions like asthma, COPD, and pulmonary fibrosis. It identifies airflow limitations and lung capacity.
During Spirometry, you breathe into a spirometer, which measures air volume and flow rates. The test involves inhaling deeply and forcefully exhaling into the device.
Your healthcare provider may recommend Spirometry if you experience symptoms like coughing, shortness of breath, wheezing, chest tightness, or if you have a history of smoking.
Typically, no special preparation is needed for Spirometry. However, it’s advisable to follow any specific instructions provided by your healthcare provider.