postobstructive pneumonia

postobstructive pneumonia

pneumonia occurring distally to a bronchial obstruction.
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Inflammation resulting from this disease had potentiated a postobstructive pneumonia caused by Nocardia asteroides and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia.
Aspirated foreign bodies represent a significant cause of morbidity and mortality, both from acute obstruction and asphyxiation and from postobstructive pneumonia and lung abscess.
Tracheobronchial narrowing can result in postobstructive pneumonia or atelectasis.