Pathophysiology Of Pneumonia

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Pathophysiology of admission diagnosis: ___Pneumonia is acute infection of the alveoli and the surrounding tissues that is life-threatening to most of the population. Pneumonia affects all ages of both sexes, especially the immunocompromised, chronically- ill and aged patient. It is one of the most common cause of death, and the fatal of all infectious diseases acquired in the hospital setting. The pneumonia infection relates to the patient due to the entrinsic factors. Such as age and nutrition. As the patient age increase, the immune system are getting weaker. The patient is liable to get an opportunist infection. He was on Nothing per Oral (NPO), Having chest pain and vomiting.
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