A 40-year-old member asked:
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subsequent to a lung surgery 5 weeks ago, and a pnuemonia 3 weeks ago, my husband has a fever 99.2 and high pulse 104.?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Call surgeon: Some congestion likely, and may need therapy and or antibiotic. The surgeon will have the best opinion and see in office.
Answered on Jul 27, 2014
Dr. Philip Ovadia
22 years experience Thoracic Surgery
See your doctor: These symptoms are concerning for an ongoing infection, but could be due to other problems as well. I would suggest contacting his surgeon to get checked out.
Answered on Mar 11, 2016
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