Nebulizer and Face Mask

Nebulizer and Face Mask

A nebulizer and a face mask

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A nebulizer uses a compressor to turn medicine into a fine mist (aerosol). In this photo, the young girl uses a face mask to breathe in the medicine.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Specialist Medical ReviewerLora J. Stewart, MD - Allergy and Immunology
Last RevisedMarch 14, 2013

Last Revised: March 14, 2013

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Lora J. Stewart, MD - Allergy and Immunology

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