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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...
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- Streptococcus pneumoniae
- Respiratory syncytial virus
- Mycoplasma pneumoniae
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.
When an infant is born prematurely, the lungs may not have time to fully develop. This can lead to a variety of immediate breathing...
Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. General symptoms include chest pain, fever, cough, and...