Aspiration Pneumonitis And Conjunctivitis And Pneumonia

Aspiration pneumonitis and -pneumonien be caused by the inhalation of toxic substances, usually of gastric contents into the lungs. Chemical pneumonitis, bacterial pneumonia, or airway obstruction may occur. The symptoms include coughing and dyspnea. The diagnosis is made based on the clinical findings and the chest x-ray findings. Treatment and prognosis differ depending on the aspirated substance. Aspiration can cause an inflammatory response of the lung (chemical pneumonitis), infection (bacterial…

September 3, 2018