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Aspiration pneumonia in the elderly

Aspiration pneumonia mainly refers to the pulmonary inflammatory lesions caused by the secretion of oronasopharynx and the reflux of stomach and esophagus mistakenly inhaled into the lower respiratory tract to reach the alveoli and terminal respiratory tract. Inhalation is the most common way for pathogenic microorganisms to enter the lower respiratory tract, so aspiration pneumonia accounts for a large proportion in senile pneumonia.

Symptoms

Asymptomatic myocardial ischemia in the elderly

Senile shock

Senile cardiomyopathy

Influenza virus pneumonia

Cardiac amyloidosis in the elderly

Congenital cardiovascular disease in the elderly

Haemophilus influenzae infection

Haemophilus influenzae pneumonia

Atrial flutter in the elderly

Senile heart valve disease

Influenza

Preexcitation syndrome in the elderly

Atrial fibrillation in the elderly

Epidemic keratoconjunctivitis

Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia in the elderly

Endocarditis in the elderly

Lefler endocarditis

Subarachnoid hemorrhage in the elderly

Hydrogen sulfide poisoning

Raynaud's disease

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