Genealogy Projects tagged with lung infection on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Hypostatic pneumonia

    Hypostatic pneumonia usually results from the collection of fluid in the dorsal region of the lungs and occurs especially in those (as the bedridden or elderly) confined to a supine position for extended periods. Pneumonia resulting from infection developing in the dependent portions of the lungs due to decreased ventilation of those areas, with resulting failure to drain bronchial secre...