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1

______ is an infection of the lung parenchyma.

Pneumonia

2

Pneumonia (PNA) is ______?

an infection of the lung parenchyma

3

Name 4 different kinds of pneumonia.

community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)
health-care associated pneumonia (HCAP)
hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP)
ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP)

4

Bacterial pneumonia causes _____ sputum production while viral causes ______ sputum production.

copious; minimal

5

If there is evidence of consolidation, patients will have _____ and dullness to percussion on phys exam.

egophony

6

If there is evidence of ______, patients will have egophony and dullness to percussion on phys exam.

consolidation

7

The vast majority of pneumonia pts with have _____ on CBC.

leukocytosis with left shift

8

The radiographic features of pneumonia are?

lobar consolidation
interstitial infiltrates
cavitation

9

What tests are ordered for every pt with suspected pneumonia?

chest XR
CBC
CMP
blood gas or pulse ox

10

The level of _____ rises in response to a proinflammatory stimulus, especially of bacterial origin, and is produced mainly by the cells of the lungs and intestine.

procalcitonin

11

The level of procalcitonin rises in response to a proinflammatory stimulus, especially of _____ origin, and is produced mainly by the cells of the lungs and intestine.

bacterial

12

Most cases of pneumonia are treated for ____ with Abx.

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