A 41-year-old female asked:
streptococcus pneumoniae infection in my blood from sinuses. does this mean that i will now be immunocompromised because it was a major infection?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Not necessarily : We need to know a lot. Even though you're young you may even be a candidate for the pneumonia vaccine. Because the organism that caused the sinusitis is the same one that causes pneumonia. This would be depending more about your total him immunology evaluation
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Last updated Oct 28, 2015
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