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A 34-year-old female asked:

when i had endocharditis i also had ten abscesses on my lungs and pneumonia ....i've never been able to breath properly since...told half lung died...will i ever get better?

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Dr. Evan Allen
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Possibly: Once the body is seriously injured it can sometimes take months to years for a full recovery. I woukd talk to your doctor avout your symptoms to see if any further testing or treatments would be beneficial.

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Last updated May 26, 2016

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