viral pneumonia

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Related to viral pneumonia: Bacterial pneumonia, Walking 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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Her son Sandy died of a heart attack in 2012, Katie after suffering viral pneumonia in 2013 and Bob in an accident in 2016.
Her son Sandy died of a heart attack in 2012, daughter Katie after suffering viral pneumonia in 2013 and son Bob in an accident in 2016.
Mavis's son Sandy died of a heart attack in 2012, her daughter Katie after suffering viral pneumonia in 2013 and her other son Bob in an accident in 2016.
Most of the influenza infections go uncomplicated just like common cold or flu but some time it can be very serious and complications like viral pneumonia, secondary bacterial pneumonia, sinus infection and deterioration of previous health problems like asthma or heart failure can happen.
Patients who did not conform to these criteria were defined as viral pneumonia patients (1).
There's bacterial pneumonia, viral pneumonia, mycoplasma pneumonia, and fungal pneumonia (fungi from soil or bird droppings that can cause pneumonia in people who inhale large amounts of the organisms).
(1994) on the role of PPRV in caprine pneumonia while also highlighting the nature or pattern of the pulmonary lesions which included broncho-interstitial respiratory viral pneumonia of goats (Kumar et al., 2004), and bronchopneumonic lesions in respiratory bacterial pneumonia in goats (Haritani et al., 1987; Yener et al., 2009).
While antibiotics can be used to treat bacterial pneumonia, it won't help anyone with viral pneumonia, according to ( WebMD .
[USA], Nov 12 (ANI): A recent study has found bacterial pneumonia to be far more dangerous to the heart than viral pneumonia.
diabetes, asthma, chronic lung diseases) the very young and elderly -- influenza may be associated with more severe illness or complications, these complications include viral pneumonia, secondary bacterial or viral infections and exacerbation of underlying illnesses," advised Dr Elawad.
In an accompanying brief from Pew Charitable Trusts highlighting the new study findings, authors noted that national treatment guidelines do not recommend antibiotics for a range of respiratory conditions, including the common cold, bronchitis, asthma, influenza, viral pneumonia and certain types of ear infections.
In our case, with the persistence of symptoms and lack of response to antibiotics, we diverged from bacterial or viral pneumonia. We excluded the diagnosis of idiopathic interstitial pneumonia with clinic-pathological collaboration.