A 18-year-old female asked:
I have the flu and am struggling to breath with bad chest pains and shooting pains down my left arm?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
See a doctor: This no longer sounds like influenza. If flu to begin with this can predispose you to secondary acute bacterial pneumonia which can be potentially very severe and even fatal. Please go to an emergency room asap and be examined and treated. Do not wait. Hope you are better soon.
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Last updated Mar 26, 2013
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