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Can a doctor help my pulmonary Langerhans' cell histiocytosis symptoms?

If you have symptoms of pulmonary Langerhans' cell histiocytosis, it's a good idea to talk to your doctor. Symptoms may not be noticeable, but if they are noticeable, they may include shortness of breath, chest pain, and coughing. PLCH can lead to other, more serious problems like lung collapse, so it's important to see a doctor as soon as you notice any unusual symptoms.

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