noun. ['nuːˈmoʊnjə, nəˈmoʊnjə'] respiratory disease characterized by inflammation of the lung parenchyma (excluding the bronchi) with congestion caused by viruses or bacteria or irritants.
- pneumococcal pneumonia
- pneumocystis pneumonia
- interstitial plasma cell pneumonia
- respiratory illness
- respiratory disorder
- lobar pneumonia
- viral pneumonia
- respiratory disease
- bronchial pneumonia
- πνευμονία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- πνεύμων (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Words that Rhyme with Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia
Example sentences of the word pneumocystis-carinii-pneumonia
1. Noun Phrase
The McKesson Corporation’s website lists a cancer known as Kaposi's sarcoma, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia or PCP, tuberculosis, meningitis and herpes simplex infections as the most frequently seen opportunistic infections.