viral pneumonia

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Noun1.viral pneumonia - pneumonia caused by a virusviral pneumonia - pneumonia caused by a virus    
pneumonia - respiratory disease characterized by inflammation of the lung parenchyma (excluding the bronchi) with congestion caused by viruses or bacteria or irritants
viral infection, virus infection - infection by a virus that is pathogenic to humans
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But despite my low expectations, the past few months has been a series of minor but annoying physical problems not just for myself but for my family and close friends: pneumonia, viral infections, coughs, migraines and strange lingering fevers.
We compared serum LBP concentrations in patients with pneumonia caused by atypical pathogens with those found in the rest of the patients with pneumonia; we also compared them specifically with the concentrations in patients diagnosed as having bacterial pneumonia, viral pneumonia, or pneumonia of unknown etiology.
Seven complication events occurred among six patients, including a cytomegalovirus infection, Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, viral pneumonia, progressive Kaposi's sarcoma, and non Hodgkin's lymphoma.