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  1. Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs caused by an infection. Many different organisms can cause it, including bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Pneumonia is a common illness that affects millions of ...
  2. ... shows cloudiness throughout the lungs, caused by acute pneumonia following chickenpox. Pneumonia, as a complication of chickenpox, ...
  3. ... serious infections in people with impaired immunity. CMV pneumonia is treated with antiviral medications, which may stop ...
  4. Pneumonia acquired in the hospital is a very serious infection because the patient's defense mechanisms are often ...
  5. ... a photomicrograph of the organism that causes pneumococcal pneumonia. The bacteria are round, but join together to ...
  6. ... pneumoniae , a bacterium that frequently causes meningitis and pneumonia in the elderly, and people with chronic illnesses. Pneumococcal pneumonia accounts for 10% to 25% of all pneumonias.
  7. ... diaphragm (esophageal stricture) Chronic inflammation of the lungs (pneumonia) from frequent breathing in (aspiration) of gastric fluids
  8. ... days. Deep breathing is important to help prevent pneumonia, infection, and re-expand the lung. The chest ...
  9. ... appear in chains. Pneumococci are typically associated with pneumonia, but may cause infection in other organs such ...
  10. ... described in 1976 after an outbreak of fatal pneumonia at a Legionnaires convention. The newly described organism ...
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