Bronchopneumonia

Acute inflammation of the walls of the terminal bronchioles that spreads into the peribronchial alveoli and alveolar ducts. It results in the creation of foci of consolidation, which are surrounded by normal parenchyma. It affects one or more lobes, and is frequently bilateral and basal. It is usually caused by bacteria (e.g., Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Haemophilus influenzae). Signs and symptoms include fever, cough with production of brown-red sputum, dyspnea, and chest pain.

Disease Alternative Name

bronchial pneumonia
lobular pneumonia
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Age 60 yrs female Chiefcomplaints - Coughing & SOB HRCT Chest shows : Mosaic Perfusion in both Lungs Fields Brochiec...See More

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Mosaic perfusion suggestive of BRONCHIACTASIS BRONCHOPNEUMONIA Rx broadspectrum iv antibiotics inj lenazolinid Inj levofloxacine Oral Cefuroxime Cough expectorants Bronchodilators


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