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Pneumonia Learning Center
Pneumonia is a respiratory condition in which there is inflammation of the lung. Community-acquired pneumonia refers to pneumonia in people who have not recently been in the hospital or another health care facility (nursing home, rehabilitation fa...
- Streptococcus pneumoniae
- Respiratory syncytial virus
- Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. General symptoms include chest pain, fever, cough, and...
Learn more about lung development in infants and infant breathing disorders.
A lung abscess is a bacterial infection that occurs in the lung tissue. The infection causes tissue to die, and pus collects in that space.
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