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DOID DOID:12375
Name bronchopneumonia
Definition A pneumonia involving inflammation of lungs that begins in the terminal bronchioles, which become clogged with thick mucus that forms consolidated patches in adjacent lobules. It is caused by bacteria and viruses.
http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=bronchopneumonia
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ICD10CM:J18.0

ICD9CM:485

MESH:D001996

NCI:C26710

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:67814005

UMLS_CUI:C0006285

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bronchial pneumonia [EXACT]

Chest infection - bronchopneumonia [EXACT]

lobular pneumonia [EXACT]

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is_a pneumonia

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