What determines the prognosis of aspiration pneumonia?

Updated: Aug 15, 2018
  • Author: Justina Gamache, MD; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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The prognosis of both chemical pneumonitis and bacterial aspiration pneumonia is dependent on underlying diseases, complications, and the patient's health status.


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