bacterial bronchopneumonia


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bacterial bronchopneumonia

A patchy form of PNEUMONIA caused by bacterial infection of the lung, usually secondary to infection in the bronchi.
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That death was caused by uncomplicated mixed bacterial bronchopneumonia in 2 (and possibly up to 8) adult skunks over a 6-week period was considered unlikely.
Primary viral interstitial pneumonia is frequently complicated by opportunistic bacterial bronchopneumonia and influenza virus A infection has been shown to predispose to pulmonary bacterial toxicity (3).