mycoplasmal pneumonia

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Related to mycoplasmal pneumonia: Mycoplasma pneumoniae
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Noun1.mycoplasmal pneumonia - an acute respiratory disease marked by high fever and coughing; caused by mycoplasma; primarily affecting children and young adults
respiratory disease, respiratory disorder, respiratory illness - a disease affecting the respiratory system
ornithosis, parrot fever, psittacosis - an atypical pneumonia caused by a rickettsia microorganism and transmitted to humans from infected birds
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Huang, "Impact of bacterial and viral coinfection on mycoplasmal pneumonia in childhood community-acquired pneumonia," Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection, vol.
Viral and mycoplasmal pneumonia in a prepaid medical care group during an eight-year period.