viral pneumonia

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viral pneumonia

viral pneumonia

viral pneumonia n.

viral pneumonia n.

viral pneumonia n.

Viral Pneumonia in Older Adults

Pneumonia due to viral and atypical organisms and their sequelae Childhood respiratory infections

High Nasopharyngeal Pneumococcal Density, Increased by Viral Coinfection, Is Associated With Invasive Pneumococcal Pneumonia

The differential diagnosis of the association of pneumonia and haemorrhagic pericarditis should include viral aetiologies

Molecular Diagnostics for Detection of Bacterial and Viral Pathogens in Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Respiratory Virus Pneumonia after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (HCT): Associations between Viral Load in Bronchoalveolar Lavage Samples, Viral RNA Detection in Serum Samples, and Clinical Outcomes of HCT

Etiology of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Hospitalized School-Age Children: Evidence for High Prevalence of Viral Infections

Polymerase Chain Reaction Is More Sensitive than Viral Culture and Antigen Testing for the Detection of Respiratory Viruses in Adults with Hematological Cancer and Pneumonia

Ineffectiveness of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Prophylaxis and the Importance of Bacterial and Viral Coinfections in African Children with Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia

The Impact of Pneumococcal Vaccination on Bacterial and Viral Pneumonia in Western Australian Children: Record Linkage Cohort Study of 469589 Births, 1996–2012

Seasonality of Both Bacteremic and Nonbacteremic Pneumonia Coincides With Viral Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in Early Childhood, in Contrast to Nonpneumonia Invasive Pneumococcal Disease, in the Pre-Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Era


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An acute infection of the lung caused by any one of a number of viruses, such as respiratory syncytial virus, adenovirus, influenza and parainfluenza viruses, and enteroviruses. It is characterized by headache, fever, muscle pain, and a cough that produces a thick sputum. The pneumonia can often occur with or subsequent to a systemic viral infection. Treatment is by supportive care, but antibiotics are administered if a bacterial infection is superimposed.

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