Asthma and mucous

Published February 1, 2006. Mucous hypersecretion is a major cause of airway obstruction in asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cystic fibrosis Coughing is one of the telltale signs of asthma. Left untreated, asthma cough can be one of the most persistent factors of the condition. Learn about productive

Lung function declines faster than average in people with asthma, particularly in those who smoke and in those with excessive mucus production (an indicator of

You produce more mucus during an asthma attack because mucus thickens as cells die off and clog the airway. Learn more from our experts about asthma attacks As many as half of all people with asthma also have chronic sinusitis, or sinus infections. WebMD explores the connection Swelling of the tubes and their plugging with mucus make it difficult to breathe. You may cough up some of this thick, gooey mucus during a flare of your asthma

JCI - Mucus in chronic airway diseases: sorting out the sticky details

26 Feb 2014 Asthma is a common inflammation of the airways and can be very the airway) and produce an excess amount of the mucus (phlegm) it Airway mucus plugging has long been recognized as a principal cause of death in asthma. However, molecular mechanisms of mucin overproduction and

Control Control your Asthma by recognizing your signs and symptoms. People with Coughing becomes harder to help push out this sticky mucus. Muscles Coughing , lots of sticky thick mucus , fatigue , SOB . Just wondering , because I was diagnosed with Asthma about 13 yrs ago , and this has