Pulmonary function in nonsmoking subjects with alpha1 antitrypsin deficiency (MZ phenotype).

Abstract

We measured pulmonary functions in 10 nonsmoking asymptomatic subjects, ages 40.5 years +/- 9.2 years, with alpha1 antitrypsin heterozygous deficiency (phenotype MZ). The subjects were longstanding residents of the greater Los Angeles area. The range of physiologic studies and per cent of normal predicted values were forced vital capacity (FVC), 2.8 to 7.0… (More)

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@article{Gelb1977PulmonaryFI, title={Pulmonary function in nonsmoking subjects with alpha1 antitrypsin deficiency (MZ phenotype).}, author={Arthur F. Gelb and Emilie Klein and Jonathan Lieberman}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={1977}, volume={62 1}, pages={93-8} }