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When your child is diagnosed with a lung condition

If your child has been diagnosed with a lung condition, you’ve probably got lots of questions. It can be a scary time – especially if your child is very ill or has been in hospital. 

Here you’ll find information and resources to help you manage your child’s condition and ways you can support them after they’ve been diagnosed.

Last medically reviewed: May 2022. Due for review: May 2025

This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions. Find out how we produce our information. If you’d like to see our references get in touch.