bacterial bronchopneumonia


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bacterial bronchopneumonia

[bak′tir·ē·əl ¦bräŋ·kō·nu̇′mō·nya]
(medicine)
Bacterial infection of the lung which has spread from infected bronchi.
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Primary viral interstitial pneumonia is frequently complicated by opportunistic bacterial bronchopneumonia and influenza virus A infection has been shown to predispose to pulmonary bacterial toxicity (3).
That death was caused by uncomplicated mixed bacterial bronchopneumonia in 2 (and possibly up to 8) adult skunks over a 6-week period was considered unlikely.