COPD, Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema Photo Gallery
What Healthy Lungs Look Like
Take a look at the anatomy of a healthy lung. Illustration provided by A.D.A.M.
COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder, is the precurser to emphysema. Take a look at this illustration to see what a lung with COPD looks like.
This illustration from A.D.A.M. shows the damage emphysema causes to the air sacs inside of a person's lungs.
This picture shows the cross-section of a normal lung next to a section taken from a lung with emphysema.