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Clinical pulmonary infection score is based on all except? (PNQ)



A Fever
B Leukocytosis

C Oxygenation
D ESR

Ans. D

ESR

Clinical Pulmonary Infection Score (CPIS) (Ref. Hari-18th ed., Pg- 2139, Table 257.7)

Criterion

Score

Criterion

Score

1). Fever (°C)

4). Chest radiograph

a. ≥38.5 but ≤38.9

1

a. Localized infiltrate

2

b. >39 or < 36

2

b. Patchy or diffuse infiltrate

1

2). Leukocytosis

c. Progression of infiltrate (no ARDS or CHF)

2

a. <4000 or >11,000/ml

1

5. Tracheal aspirate

b. Bands > 50%

1 (additional)

a. Moderate or heavy growth

1

3). Oxygenation (mmHg)

b. Same morphology on Gram's stain

1(additional)

PaO2/FIO2 <250 and no ARDS

c. Maximal score

12

Causes of recurrent pneumoniae in the same segment

1). Foreign body

2). Sequestration of lung

3). Neoplasm

4). Bronchiectasis

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