Keywords: pneumococcal pneumonia complications
Severe and potentially deadly complication of progressive pneumonia ‘sometimes associated with adult respiratory distress syndrome and / or septic shock. Chest X-ray examination found that approximately 25% of patients with pleural effusion’ and only about 1% patients with empyema some patients lesions adjacent to the site of infection (such as empyema or purulent pericarditis). bacteremia can cause infection outside the lung lesions’ septic arthritis’ endocarditis’ meningitis and peritonitis (the ascites patients). some patients had repeated infection of the lungs ‘performance’ temporary improvement during treatment with fever and new pulmonary infiltrates caused exacerbation.