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can pneumonia come back after antibiotics

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Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Pneumococcus: There is a bacteria called streptococcus pneumoniae. That may be what was isolated from the wound culture, although that would be somewhat unusual. ... Read More
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
You probably mean...: Klebsiella pneumonaie, a bacillus that can cause a variety of infections.

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Dr. Michael Depietro
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Mnay things: This requires medical evaluation by a doctor, several possibilities. A list would include: a error in diagnosis, for example congestive heart failure, ... Read More
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: It is possible to have an nice tigon following aspiration into the lungs. Typically though if you are healthy, the lung can remove food particles effe ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
56 years experience Pediatrics
Pneumonia: It looks like you accumulated more fluid in your pleural sace that may need to be drained and tested for bacteria. Please call your doctor again today ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Bronchodilator need: A broncodilator can help your wheezing which you can take wit the z pack. You may need to checked for asthma after you recover.
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Dr. Shah Chowdhury
42 years experience Pediatrics
PNEUMONIA: Your doctor has given this antibiotic for 5 days, s/he will evaluate you after 48 hours. As long as your wheezing and cough is not getting worse, you ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johan Nell
Specializes in Healthcare Professional
Recovery: as long as you follow medication prescribed the you should be fine
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Came back to life: You don't say how old your mother is, or how many other medical problems she may have. With mother's day looming please enjoy her present "back to thi ... Read More
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Virtual appointment: A review of your treatment plan may be completed with an inbox consultation with Healthtap. You may also arrange a virtual consultation with Healthtap ... Read More
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