Possible Causes for Lipid Pneumonia in USA

  • Bacterial Pneumonia
    Lipid Pneumonia Varicella Pneumonia

    Persistent cough, and cough with sputum is the most common symptom of bacterial pneumonia. The color of the sputum can help determine the type of pathogen that has caused the infection, for example: rust-colored sputum is due to Streptococcus pneumonia, while if the infection is caused by Pseudomonas,…[1]

  • Mineral Oil
    Lipid Pneumonia
  • Kerosene Poisoning
    Lipid Pneumonia
  • Petroleum
    Lipid Pneumonia
  • Exposure to Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
    Lipid Pneumonia
  • Petroleum Distillates Poisoning
    Lipid Pneumonia
  • Gasoline Poisoning
    Lipid Pneumonia

    Gasoline poisoning can be either acute, subacute or chronic and can be due to accidental or intentional inhalation of gasoline fumes or ingestion of gasoline. Adverse effects are caused by the hydrocarbons present in this compound and these can affect different organ systems. Children are more vulnerable to…[2]

  • Influenza
    Klebsiella Pneumoniae Pneumonia

    Influenza is acommon infectious disease caused by the Influenza virus. Onset is sudden with fever, rhinorrhea, sore throat and headache. Severe myalgias coupled with respiratory tract symptoms are typical of influenza. Patients may also have red, watery eyes and cough. There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea…[3]

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis is a multisystemic disease commonly affecting the lungs. TB presents initially as flu-like symptoms. As the disease progresses, it manifests itself with chronic cough with blood-tinged sputum, fever and night sweats. Patients also complain of weight loss, malaise, retrosternal pain and weakness. There may…[4]

  • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

    Hypereosinophilic syndromes (HES) are a collection of disorders defined by persistent and significantly elevated levels of eosinophils in the blood, in addition to evidence of direct damage to at least one organ. The increase in the eosinophilic count should not be a result of other definitive causes…[5]

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  1. Bacterial Pneumonia, Symptoma
  2. Gasoline Poisoning, Symptoma
  3. Influenza, Symptoma
  4. Tuberculosis, Symptoma
  5. Hypereosinophilic Syndrome, Symptoma