Chapter 7 - Diseases of the Chest
Consumption - First Stage
Consumption - Second Stage
Consumption - Third Stage
Causes of Consumption
Bacterial Invasion
Classes of Bacteria
Exciting Causes of Consumption
Treatment of Consumption
Diet in Consurnption
Acute Bronchitis
Chronic Bronchitis
Swelling of the Lungs
Pulmonary Apoplexy
Air in the Chest
Water in the Chest
Lungs and Their Diseases - Diagram
Charts of Various Lung Diseases - Diagram
Typhoid Pneumonia
Broncho Pneumonia
Other Forms of Lung Inflammation
Hay Fever
Thyroid Gland

7.24 Other Forms of Lung Inflammation

Other Forms of Lung Inflammation.

OF the various other forms of lung inflammation which occur, mention may be made of pneumonia dependent on Heart Disease; Interstitial Pneumonia, or the formation of new connective tissue and obliteration of the air spaces; Tubercular Pneumonia, which is caused by the presence of tubercle bacilli; Acute and Chronic Miliary Tuberculosis, characterized by the presence of numerous minute nodules called miliary tubercles; Acute and Chronic Tubercular Consumption; Gangrene of the Lung, where a portion of the lung has lost its vitality and the germs of putrefaction have entered.

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