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DOID DOID:552
Name pneumonia
Definition 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.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pneumonia
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MESH:D011014

NCI:C3333

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:60363000

UMLS_CUI:C0032285

Alternateids

DOID:10509

DOID:11742

DOID:5871

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Synonyms

acute pneumonia [EXACT]

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is_a lung disease

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