Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
“Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherited disorder that can cause lung disease in adults and liver disease in adults and children.” MedicineNet.com
A variant of asthma have those with Alpha 1 Antiryphsin deficiency. It is a inherited genetic disorder, a defieciency that make the Aola in the lungs break down, and in the long run it can be life threatening. Many having Alpha1 die before their time and many have to have lung transplant.
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