Differential Diagnosis of Pneumonia

In this article, we will discuss about the Differential Diagnosis of Pneumonia. So, let’s get started.

Differential Diagnosis

Differential diagnosis to be considered while diagnosing pneumonia includes

Acute bronchitis

Chronic bronchitis with acute exacerbation

Heart failure

Pulmonary embolism

Hypersensitivity pneumonia

Radiation pneumonitis

Acute exacerbation of bronchiectasis, pulmonary fibrosis

Pulmonary vasculitis

Aspiration pneumonitis

Influenza

Pertusis

Cocaine-induced lung injury

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