Meet Ron, a COPD patient who has unexplained liver disease. His doctor is working with him to find the root cause of his symptoms. In spite of not fitting into the usual stereotype for the rare genetic condition, Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, his doctor decides to perform the simple blood test. Ron's diagosis with Alpha-1 arms his doctor with the knowledge she needs to find the best course of treatment for him.
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