What Is Bronchial Pneumonia?

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Bronchial pneumonia, also known as bronchopneumonia, is a type of pneumonia that invades both lungs and the bronchi, notes Healthline. The bronchi, also called the bronchial tree, are the passages that bring air into the lungs. Bronchopneumonia differs from lobar pneumonia, which affects one or more lobes of the lung.

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