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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Work up, see PCP: TB and other bacterial causes including Strep pneumococcus should be excluded. Your symptoms are concerning, and please have additional screening to i ... Read More

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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: Who diagnosed you with pneumonia? Was it your doctor? The data you provided is not diagnostic of any disorder. Wish you good health!
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Pneumonia causes: There are multiple causes of pneumonia which typically presents with cough, fever and production of sputum. You may upload your data and labs, the rad ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Many: Common ones include legionella, mycoplasma, chlamydia species (not the types which cause sexually transmitted infections). Many viruses can also caus ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Viral infections: Many viral infections are associated with transient immune suppression and can predispose a person to other infections, e.g., measles may reactivate t ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Find the cause: It is not related to the illness in January, or if it is, you may have vertebral osteomyelitis.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Since the: first humans. Infectious diseases have always affected humans and all animals.
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A male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Organisms that can: Organisms that reportedly can have a taysachs type of neurological disorder include dogs, cats, mice, deer, pigs, sheep, flamingoes, etc...
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
A lung infection: When a bacterium, fungus, virus, or parasite infect the lung.
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Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
27 years experience Family Medicine
Lung infection: Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs. It can be caused by viruses or bacteria. Usually, symptoms include cough (often producing sputum), fever, & ch ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ken Starnes
8 years experience General Practice
Pneumonia: Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by bacteria, viruses, or fungus. It can be diagnosed by a physician by chest x-ray in most cases. Mos ... Read More
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