Consolidating bacterial pneumonia
Even in these conditions, some series yielded an unidentified causative microorganism in 50-80% of symptomatic patients.
The likelihood of identifying a specific viral pathogen is greater in a symptomatic population than in an asymptomatic population (odds ratio, 30).
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