DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for bronchopneumonia

Bronchopneumonia [DOID:12375]

A pneumonia involving inflammation of lungs that begins in the terminal bronchioles, which become clogged with thick mucus that forms consolidated patches in adjacent lobules. It is caused by bacteria and viruses.

Synonyms:  bronchopneumonia,  DOID:12375,  bronchopneumonias,  Chest infection - bronchopneumonia,  bronchial pneumonia ...