The concept of "pulmonary infection" includes a list of diseases of such an organ of the human body as the lungs. These include influenza, pneumonia, bronchitis, tuberculosis and some other diseases. Infections that are the causative agents of any disease can be bacterial and viral.
Pulmonary infections: causes, symptoms and treatment of infections in the lungs
The main lung diseases caused by infections are pneumonia, bronchitis, tuberculosis, and flu. The causative agent of pneumonia is a bacterial infection of pneumococcus. The development of bronchitis is most often provoked by viral infections, but it happens that bacteria and smoking can also be the cause of its appearance.