acute bronchitis vs pneumonia

acute bronchitis pneumonia


  • 1) An acute or chronic inflammation of the lungs caused by viruses, bacteria or other microorganisms, or sometimes by physical or chemical irritants.
  • 2) An acute or chronic disease marked by inflammation of the lungs, usually caused by a bacterium, virus, or other infectious agent.
  • 3) (Med.) Inflammation of the lungs.
  • 4) respiratory disease characterized by inflammation of the lung parenchyma (excluding the bronchi) with congestion caused by viruses or bacteria or irritants
  • 5) Inflammation of the tissues of the lung, as distinct from inflammation of the bronchial tubes (bronchitis) and from inflammation of the serous covering of the lungs (pleuritis). Also called pneumonitis


  • 1) He had been in hospital with viral pneumonia and we were all concerned.
  • 2) Medics feared she may have a serious infection like pneumonia.
  • 3) It can lead to pneumonia and infections.
  • 4) This results in reduced resistance to diseases such as pneumonia and can be fatal.
  • 5) He had been struggling with double pneumonia that forced him to abandon a tour.
  • 6) There is a small chance of further trouble with ear infections, pneumonia and meningitis.
  • 7) After his time in intensive care with double pneumonia, this illness came out of the blue.
  • 8) Then your pores will close up and you won't catch pneumonia.
  • 9) It can cause pneumonia, infections of the heart tissue that can trigger cardiac arrest or blood poisoning.
  • 10) Hidden health complaints like heart disease, pneumonia and mental health problems claim hundreds of lives a year.
  • 11) He was rushed to hospital in January with bleeding from a bad stomach ulcer and was then hit with double pneumonia.
  • 12) He survived typhoid and hepatitis in Bolivia and viral pneumonia in Peru.
  • 13) We must suffer, and potentially get pneumonia, for our art.
  • 14) The same cannot be said for pneumonia ( infection of the lung).
  • 15) Serious complications in otherwise healthy people are unusual, but chest infections and pneumonia are the most troublesome, particularly in smokers and the elderly.
  • 16) New Treatment For pneumonia Presented In Sweden A new medical study managed to find a connection between a probiotic bacterium called Lactobacillus plantarum 299 and a good recovery for patients suffering from pneumonia.
  • 17) "The Old Man's Friend", isn't that what they call pneumonia?
  • 18) I want you to make him what we call a pneumonia jacket.
  • 19) In some ways being diagnosed with pneumonia is a relief, because I was feeling really run-down and sort of fuzzily disconnected from all the stories I want to write.
  • 20) When chemical pneumonia is not treated it can be life-threatening.
  • 21) Swine flu concerns saw the 52-year-old put in a room on his own until his illness was identified as pneumonia and he began receiving oxygen.
  • 22) The bad lungs/pneumonia is enough of a reason for it to have not worked out.
  • 23) My own adult case of pneumonia was not fun so I can barely imagine what little guy pneumonia is like.
  • 24) Nowhere was there mention of the fact that pneumonia is the single greatest infectious threat to the lives of children in developing countries.
  • 25) ‘The commonest infection is a type of pneumonia, a serious lung infection.’
  • 26) ‘There are immunisations for several of the infections that can cause pneumonia.’
  • 27) ‘The most common type of pneumonia is bronchopneumonia, which affects the bronchioles.’
  • 28) ‘The symptoms of bird flu in people vary from typical flu symptoms to eye infections and pneumonia.’
  • 29) ‘Zinc supplementation reduces the incidence of diarrhoea and pneumonia and improves growth.’
  • 30) ‘Smoking cessation also reduces the risk of death after a stroke and of death from pneumonia and influenza.’
  • 31) ‘But he died after contracting a chest infection which turned into pneumonia.’
  • 32) ‘Secondary infections such as pneumonia are the main causes of death from malnutrition.’
  • 33) ‘It is quite possible that she would have died had she developed an infection such as pneumonia.’
  • 34) ‘After initial improvement she developed pneumonia and died 17 days after admission.’
  • 35) ‘Pregnant women who get chickenpox or shingles have a higher than normal risk of developing pneumonia.’
  • 36) ‘The Doctors said I had whooping cough and pneumonia and that I would have to stay in hospital for the next few months.’
  • 37) ‘Avian influenza begins as a respiratory infection and can develop into pneumonia that is often fatal.’
  • 38) ‘Doctors originally concluded she died from pneumonia and heart disease.’
  • 39) ‘His family was informed he was suffering from pneumonia caused by fluid in his lungs.’
  • 40) ‘The cold developed into pneumonia, which turned out to be a symptom of leukaemia.’
  • 41) ‘He then fell ill with pneumonia and died after a lung collapsed and he suffered kidney failure.’
  • 42) ‘The bacteria, which can cause a serious form of pneumonia were found after a routine inspection.’
  • 43) ‘He had been suffering from throat cancer and had recently been battling pneumonia.’
  • 44) ‘I heard a few weeks ago that Claire had pneumonia and was in hospital.’

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