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Conditions and Diseases
What is a disease caused by bacteria that affect the lungs?
Asked in Health
What type of disease is caused in your lungs?
There is no type of disease that is caused in your lungs. The cause is usually from something entering the lungs and causing them to get a disease. An example is emphysema. It is not caused in the lungs, but it occurs in the lungs, and that happens from things like smoking and other irritants. ...
Is asthma an infectious disease caused by a bacteria that causes inflammation and calcification in the lungs?
Asthma is not infectious disease. It does not spread from one person to other person. ...
Asked in Tuberculosis
What does it mean of inflammatory process suggestive of koch's disease?
koch's disease is an infectious disease that may affect almost any tissue of the body, esp. the lungs, caused by the organism Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and characterized by tubercles. ...
Asked in Health, Conditions and Diseases, HIV and AIDS
Is pneumonia an airborne disease?
Well, it can be caused by microorganisms or by unknown causes. What I know is that it's an inflammatory condition of the lungs - in the Alveoli. Some causes are infection, bacteria, viruses or physical injury to the lungs. I'm not quite sure if it is related to airborne, I hope this information might help.... ...
Asked in Lungs
How does black lung disease affect the respiratory system?
Black Lung disease works by building up coal dust on the surface area of your lungs, therefore reducing the overall surface area of your lungs and reducing the efficency of the lungs. ...
Asked in Health, Conditions and Diseases, Microbiology
What disease condition is characterized by acid-fast bacilli infection of the lungs?
Pulmonary tuberculosis is caused by acid fast bacilli infection of the lungs. ...