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abdominodiaphragmatic breathing
A controlled breathing pattern using reciprocal action of the abdominal muscles for expiration (breathing out) and the diaphragm for inspiration (breathing in).

Used to maintain control during exertion or to regain control in dyspnea which is difficulty in breathing, often associated with lung or heart disease and resulting in shortness of breath.

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