Change in lung function and morbidity from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in alpha1-antitrypsin MZ heterozygotes: A longitudinal study of the general population

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A deteriorating effect of severe alpha(1)-antitrypsin deficiency (ZZ genotype) on lung function is well known, whereas the role of intermediate deficiency (MZ genotype) remains uncertain.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAnnals of Internal Medicine
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)270-9
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 19 Feb 2002

    Research areas

  • Adult, Blood Proteins, Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator, Denmark, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Forced Expiratory Volume, Heterozygote, Hospitalization, Humans, Male, Mutation, Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive, Questionnaires, Regression Analysis, Smoking, Spirometry, alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency

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