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What does DLCO stand for?

DLCO stands for Diffusing Capacity of the Lung for Carbon Monoxide

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However, one-third of patients were left with a mild, fixed, permanent residual impairment in lung function as evidenced by a diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide less than 80% of normal.