bacterial pneumonia

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bacterial pneumonia

[bak′tir·ē·əl nə′mō·nyə]
(medicine)
Consolidation of the lung caused by inflammatory exudation due to bacterial infection.
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However, even healthy Boomers are at risk because pneumococcal pneumonia is a potentially serious and, in some cases, life-threatening illness that can strike at any time,4 and can stop Boomers from doing the things they love.
Pneumococcal pneumonia presenting with septic shock: host- and pathogen-related factors and outcomes.
pneumoniae FIA is an immunofluorescence-based lateral flow test that supports the diagnosis of pneumococcal pneumonia or pneumococcal meningitis in ten minutes, said the company.
He added that the results actually pack a significantly greater wallop than is apparent at first look because rotavirus gastroenteritis and pneumococcal pneumonia in young children are seasonal diseases.
PPV: Pneumococcal pneumonia streptococcus pneumoniae is a bacteria that causes a serious type of pneumonia.
To assess its effects on pneumonia rates and mortality in Pakistan regional studies on rates of pneumococcal pneumonia severity prognosis and outcomes are needed.
The observed trend likely represents a major decline in pneumococcal pneumonia, which should stimulate a reassessment of current causes and appropriate management of pneumonia in children.
Efficacy against nonbacteremic vaccine-type pneumococcal pneumonia was about 45%, while efficacy against vaccine-type invasive pneumococcal disease was about 75%, the reviewers wrote.
Determine the impact of attitudes and beliefs of patients on hemodialysis regarding the influenza, pneumococcal pneumonia, and hepatitis B virus vaccine.
pneumococcal pneumonia and they have shown the incidences of cardiac involvement in them.
Treatment and outcomes for patients with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia.

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