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Lung infection

Lung infection: Introduction

Lung infection: Any infection that occurs in the lung. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Lung infection, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Lung infection

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Lung infection: Symptom Checker

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Lung infection Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Lung infection may include:

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Medications or substances causing Lung infection:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Lung infection as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Lung infection: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Lung infection may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Lung infection

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Lung infection: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Lung infection

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Lung infection: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Lung infection

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Lung infection: Related Rare Diseases

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Lung infection: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Lung infection

The list below shows some of the causes of Lung infection mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Lung infection?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Lung infection. Of the 34 causes of Lung infection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 26 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Lung infection:

The following list of conditions have 'Lung infection' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Lung infection:

The following list of medical conditions have Lung infection or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.





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Causes of Lung infection Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Lung infection based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Lung infection:

    Medical Conditions associated with Lung infection:

    Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Lung infection:

    Cough (1407 causes), Pneumonia (241 causes), Difficulty breathing (2922 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Achalasia, Ectodermal dysplasia, Hypohidrotic, Autosomal recessive, Fanconi like syndrome, Fibrosing alveolitis, Fucosidosis type 1, Fucosidosis type II, Glanders (2 causes), Hand-Schüller-Christian Syndrome, Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Lung infection

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