If you are experiencing a medical emergency please dial 911 immediately
Spirometry is a test that measures the amount of air a person's lungs can move in and out and at what rate.
To be tested:
This test can be done in a doctor's office or the hospital and is not painful.
Last Revised: February 22, 2013
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Rohit K Katial, MD - Allergy and Immunology
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