What is Pneumonitis?

Infection of lung at alveolar level so that inflammation is in the lung substance.

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hi! patient is male, 18 y.o. and was requested to have chest pa. result shows: fuziness in the left lower lung area. heart is not enlarged. intact...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for your question on HCM.
Fuzziness on chest x ray means infiltration. This is seen commonly in lung infection. So it is due to infection...

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i am 35 years old female, generally healthy until 2 months back when i was diagnosed with pneumonitis, took treatment and after that i am having...

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Thanks for your question on Health Care Magic.
I can understand your concern.
Pneumonia is common cause for pleuritic chest pain.
In some cases it...

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Hi i am suffering from chronic acute bronchitis followed by recurrent pneumonitis. in 2012 alone i would have had 5/6 episodes of pneumonitis. All...

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Hello and welcome to HCM,

Thank you for your query.

You should not be worried about aspirating during the procedure, as all experienced surgeons...

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