Pneumonia, Pneumocystis D011020

Related MeSH Hierarchy (8)

Diseases [C] » Respiratory Tract Diseases [C08] » Lung Diseases » Lung Diseases, Fungal » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Infections [C01] » Bacterial Infections and Mycoses » Mycoses » Lung Diseases, Fungal » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Infections [C01] » Bacterial Infections and Mycoses » Mycoses » Pneumocystis Infections » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Infections [C01] » Respiratory Tract Infections » Lung Diseases, Fungal » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Infections [C01] » Respiratory Tract Infections » Pneumonia » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Respiratory Tract Diseases [C08] » Lung Diseases » Pneumonia » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Respiratory Tract Diseases [C08] » Respiratory Tract Infections » Lung Diseases, Fungal » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Diseases [C] » Respiratory Tract Diseases [C08] » Respiratory Tract Infections » Pneumonia » Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

Description

A pulmonary disease in humans occurring in immunodeficient or malnourished patients or infants, characterized by DYSPNEA, tachypnea, and HYPOXEMIA. Pneumocystis pneumonia is a frequently seen opportunistic infection in AIDS. It is caused by the fungus PNEUMOCYSTIS JIROVECII. The disease is also found in other MAMMALS where it is caused by related species of Pneumocystis.   MeSH

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