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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Sure, if unlucky: There is no law saying one cannot get pneumonia after recovering from pneumonia. Actually, a unlucky, sickly person can get a second case of pneumonia ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Jay Petruska
31 years experience Family Medicine
Oxygen: You should see your primary care physician to assess the need for continuous oxygen. Also, you should stop smoking! smoking, pneumonia, and oxygen d ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Time, usually: Most forms of pneumonia in children do not produce permanent changes in lung tissues, and with time and gradual increases in physical activity your ch ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vaidehi Patel
11 years experience Internal Medicine
No necessarily : Pneumonia takes 6-7 weeks to clear from lungs. It's not that you still have an infection if you have finished the course of your antibiotics. The muco ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lokesh Guglani
20 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Depends on cause: Recurrent pneumonia should be investigated and cause of the scarring determined to ensure that there is no ongoing inflammation in the involved segmen ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. C. michael Bowman
45 years experience Pediatrics
Talk to your doctor: There are many causes of cough that lasts a long time. When it goes away in 2-3 weeks it is likely to just be an acute infection, but when it lasts fo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
HA with pneumonia: One type of pneumonia caused by mycoplasma is commonly associated with headache. Dehydration may also play a role.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
25 years experience Pulmonology
Fresh air: Clean and fresh air, fruits and vegetables and staying out of trouble will do it! sorry, i don't think any natural remedy including vitamin supplement ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Probably alright : It probably represents a n old infection, but if you experience symptoms, further evaluation with pulmonary is suggested. The reason for the x Ray is ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Concerns: review your case with your prescribing doctor and ask about the pros and cons. No one wants to take medication if it isn't necessary. So many infectio ... Read More

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