types of pneumonia by infective agent

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The more common causative organisms include:

  • staphylococcal
  • pseudomonas aeruginosa and other gram-negative organisms
  • opportunistic organisms eg pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, cytomegalovirus, tuberculosis
  • non-infective forms of pneumonia

Last reviewed 01/2018