Measurement of Exhaled Nitric Oxide and Carbon Monoxide
Nitric oxide (NO) can be detected in the exhaled air and the concentration of exhaled NO is increased in patients with airway inflammation such as asthma and bronchiectasis. This suggests that exhaled NO may provide a noninvasive means of monitoring inflammation in the respiratory tract.
KeywordsHepatitis Corticosteroid Pneumonia Tuberculosis Carbon Monoxide
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