Consult Top Doctors Online

Download MFine App

Consult City's Top Doctors, The Minute You Need To

First Consultation starting
₹349 ₹599

Pulmonary Function Testing

What is Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT)?

About

Pulmonary function tests (PFTs) are a category of tests that measure how well your lungs function. This incorporates how well you're ready to inhale and how powerful your lungs are to circulate oxygen to other body parts.

Your specialist may order these tests
- if you're having indications of lung issues
- if you're frequently exposed to specific substances in nature or working environment
- to screen the course of serious lung illness, for example, asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- to survey how well your lungs are functioning before you undergo a surgery

PFTs are also called lung function tests.

When is PFT recommended?

Your specialist will arrange these tests to decide how your lungs are functioning. Assuming you have a condition that is affecting your lungs, your specialist may arrange this test to check the advancement of the condition and how the reaction to a treatment.

Preparing for the PSA Test

It's critical that you don't eat a vast meal before testing. A full stomach can keep your lungs from breathing in completely. Also, it is better you avoid food and beverages that contain caffeine, for example, chocolate, espresso, and tea, before your test. Caffeine can cause your airways to be progressively open, which could influence the consequences of your test. You ought to likewise abstain from smoking at least an hour prior to the test and strenuous exercise before the test.

Understanding the test results

A few distinct sorts of estimations are taken amid pulmonary function testing. The outcomes tell your doctor how well your lungs function. Irregular outcomes could recommend that you have a lung issue or a lung illness, for example,
- asthma
- chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- scarring of the lung tissue (pulmonary fibrosis)
- heart failure
- loss of lung tissue

For other concerns, visit a doctor.
At mfine, you will receive a holistic treatment plan for your optimum health.

7+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

10+ Years. exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB(Respiratory Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

M.B.B.S,DTRD,FCCP(USA)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

15+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

7+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Pulmonolog...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

33 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS MD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, मराठी, हिन्दी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine), DNB,...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, বাংলা

12+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

12+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Respiratory Disease), ID...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

3 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS MD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English

23 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS MD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: हिन्दी, English

51+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DTCD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ, हिन्दी, मराठी

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonology)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

18+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Medicine), Dip in Tuberc...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Medicine), DM(Pulmonary & ...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: हिन्दी, English

20+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS , MD - Tuberculosis & Respirat...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

14+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Respiratory Medicine), DN...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

31+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (TB & Chest)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

19 + Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

13+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine, Dipl...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DTCD(KGH), DNB(Pulmonology)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

35+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DTCD, FCGP

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

13+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

DNB - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English

36 exp ₹999 ₹399

MD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

" MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine"

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

12+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS,DNB(Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

5+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

41+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine),FCCP ...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD ( Pulmonary Medicine )

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

15+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonology)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

14+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Pulmonary Medicine), Dip...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

17+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, Diploma in T.B & Chest Diseas...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

8 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS DTCD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: मराठी, English, हिन्दी

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Tuberculosis & Respirator...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DTCD, DNB - Pulmonary Medicin...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: తెలుగు, English, हिन्दी

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Respiratory Diseases)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: हिन्दी, English, తెలుగు

12+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DTCD, DNB (Pulmonary Medicine...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine), Dipl...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

17+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, Diploma in Tuberculosis and C...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

16+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB, European Diploma in Adul...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS ,DTCD ,DNB (Respiratory Diseas...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ, తెలుగు

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MD CHEST

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ, हिन्दी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MD - Pulmonary Medicine, MBBS

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

12+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

18+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS (2003), MD (Tuberculosis & Res...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

22+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Tuberculosis and Respirat...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

14+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (TB & Respiratory Diseases...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

14+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Medicine) ,DM(Pulmonary & ...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

17+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB, CCPM

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, ಕನ್ನಡ

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonology), DM (Pulmono...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

11+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Chest)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (PULMONOLOGY)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

16 exp ₹999 ₹399

MD CHEST

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

10+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, తెలుగు

15+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

5+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB, PDCC, FSM (Sleep Medicin...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

35+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

7+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MD CHEST

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB ( Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

16+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, DNB (Respiratory Diseases)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

9+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD(Pulmonology), DNB(TB & Che...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, ಕನ್ನಡ, తెలుగు

7+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

45 exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS DTCD

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, தமிழ்

4 exp ₹999 ₹399

MD CHEST

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English

8+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine)

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी

10+ Years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD- Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, తెలుగు

8+ years exp ₹999 ₹399

MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine), DNB ...

Pulmonologist

 Speaks: English, हिन्दी, मराठी

View More on App

Top Hospitals on mfine

Give a missed call to 08061914343 to Download the App