Pneumonia – Pathophysiology

Lungs

Pneumonia ¬†Pathophysiology: Pneumonia is an infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs. It can be bacterial, viral or even fungal. Bacterial pneumonia has a faster onset than viral. Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) is generally found in persons WHO HAVE NOT recently been in the hospital or other health care facility. Hence, CAP has been acquired out […]

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