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Primary Care Medicine, Office Evaluation and Management of the Adult Patient
1613 pages
Primary Care Medicine, Office Evaluation and Management of the Adult Patient

Deficiencies in humoral immunity occur in adults with common variable immunodeficiency, hematologic malignancies, or splenectomies. These people are more susceptible to infection with encapsulated organisms such as Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae. Patients with HIV infection have deficiencies in both cell-mediated and humoral immunity, which predisposes them to infection by numerous organisms. The presentations of bronchitis and pneumonia are ...

Primary Care for Women
972 pages
Primary Care for Women

There is no evidence that Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, or Moraxella catarrhalis cause acute bronchitis in patients without underlying lung disease. DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS The most important differential diagnosis of acute bronchitis is pneumonia, a far more serious diagnosis that, unlike acute bronchitis, will generally require close monitoring and antibacterial therapy. Pneumonia should be suspected and chest radiographs obtained in the setting of ...

Directory of Diseases & Cures, In Homoeopathy
514 pages
Directory of Diseases & Cures, In Homoeopathy

In capillary bronchitis of young children with passing of urine while coughing, cough worse at night- or during day. 8. Gelsemium 30. In cases of influenzal bronchitis, pneumonia, with great chills up and down the back, muscular pains and paralytic weakness all over the body, limbs, eyes-lids feel heavy, and swollen with red face, congestive headache with heaviness, dizziness, dulness and vertigowanted to raise up the head over pillow- or in occipital headache with no thirst. 9.

On the Etiology, Pathology, and Treatment of Fibo-Bronchitis and Rheumatic Pneumonia
150 pages
On the Etiology, Pathology, and Treatment of Fibo-Bronchitis and Rheumatic Pneumonia

the ' face, and either a constant or a paroxysmal and unproductive cough. In fibro- bronchitis, simple or complicated with pneumonia, the sweats are symptomatic, and differ widely from the critical perspirations which, happening either as cause or effect, announce so frequently the favorable termination of simple inflammatory engorgement. And both .of these sweats are again easily distinguishable from the night-sweats of phthisis. In ordinary pneumonia, the flushing of the cheeks is  ...

The Natural History and Relations of Pneumonia, A Clinical Study
336 pages
The Natural History and Relations of Pneumonia, A Clinical Study

AVAZ UEAVCA OA' EP//DA2.7//C.S. I5 I sooner or later according to temperature, the bronchitis rate rises in a greater degree than the pneumonia rate, and the maximum of difference for the two is obtained about January or February. It will be found, moreover, that while the minimum of deaths for both occurs at or about the same time, namely in August and September, the maximum of deaths is earlier in the case of pneumonia than in bronchitis. Thus, taking the average of ten years, ...

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More Kids Hospitalized for Flu, Skin Infections
In 2009, pneumonia, asthma, acute bronchitis and mood disorders (depression and bipolar disorder) were the leading conditions that led to hospital stays for those aged 17 and younger. Children accounted for one out of every six hospital stays in 2009