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Who should be tested for Alpha-1?

  • Newborns, children, and adults with unexplained liver disease
  • People with a family history of liver disease
  • Relatives of a person diagnosed with Alpha-1
  • Everyone with emphysema, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), chronic bronchitis, or asthma that is incompletely reversible after aggressive treatment

The Liver and Alpha-1 Antitrypsin DeficiencyAlpha-1 Foundation