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I want to know about treatments for paralyzed diaphragm treatments.
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Hi!
In one side diaphragmatic paralysis, placation of the diaphragm helps. In mild bilateral diaphragmatic paralysis or weakness/paresis, inspiratory muscle strength and endurance training helps. In other cases nerve reconstruction, tracheostomy, assisted ventilation, and phrenic pacing with electrodes helps either singly or in combination.
Hope this helps. Take care!

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