Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Tuberculosis (TB) is a highly infectious disease that primarily affects the lungs. Read more on whom it affects and how to treat it.
An empyema is a condition in which pus collects in the pleural space, which is the area between your lungs and the inner surface of your chest wall.
Pulmonary actinomycosis is a rare bacterial lung infection. It's also known as thoracic actinomycosis.
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