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A lung disease that involves lung parenchyma or alveolar inflammation and abnormal alveolar filling with fluid (consolidation and exudation). It results from a variety of causes including infection with bacteria, viruses, fungi or parasites, and chemical or physical injury to the lungs. It is accompanied by fever, chills, cough, and difficulty in breathing.
Date Published: 2nd Aug 2018
Journal: Front Immunol
PubMed ID: 30065722
Citation: Front Immunol. 2018 Jul 17;9:1620. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.01620. eCollection 2018.
Authors: F. Schoneweck, E. Kuhnt, Markus Scholz, F. M. Brunkhorst, A. Scherag
Date Published: 30th Apr 2015
Journal: Intensive Care Med
PubMed ID: 25920545
Citation: Intensive Care Med. 2015 Jul;41(7):1379-81. doi: 10.1007/s00134-015-3829-7. Epub 2015 Apr 29.