A 14-year-old male asked:
how long does it take for bronchitis to turn into pneumonia (i know it's rare, just curious)?
1 doctor answer
Dr. John Munshower answered
29 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: On many factors, such as age and underlying condition of the patient, the type of bacteria or virus, the persons ability to fight off infections (immune response), whether or not any treatment was attempted, etc.
Answered on Mar 29, 2014
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