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    Right preposition with the word 'disease'

    What is the right preposition in the following sentence: "Pneumonia is a common complication in/during (???) this disease."?

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    Re: Right preposition with the word 'disease'

    I think I'd use 'of'.

    But what's the disease you're talking about?

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    Re: Right preposition with the word 'disease'

    Does it matter? For intance AIDS. So the sentence "Pneumonia is a common complication of AIDS." is OK?

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    Re: Right preposition with the word 'disease'

    Quote Originally Posted by nordway View Post
    So the sentence "Pneumonia is a common complication of AIDS." is OK?
    Yes, I'd say that's OK. (Not a doctor.)

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