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What is pneumonia
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Dr. Michael DePietro
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Lung infection
An infection of lung tissue air sacs ( alveoli) is a pneumonia.
An infection confined to just the larger air tubes would be called bronchitis.

In brief: Lung infection
An infection of lung tissue air sacs ( alveoli) is a pneumonia.
An infection confined to just the larger air tubes would be called bronchitis.
Dr. Michael DePietro
Dr. Michael DePietro
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: A lung infection
When a bacterium, fungus, virus, or parasite infect the lung.

In brief: A lung infection
When a bacterium, fungus, virus, or parasite infect the lung.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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