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diagnosed w/pneumonia, h/o asthma, out of work 1 week, am rn in or, feeling better, still coughing & weak, should i stay out of work longer?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, better: stay few days more resting, it takes more for the lungs to fully recover from pneumonia, depending on the site and severity, keep taking your asthma controller medicines as usual, and all the prescribed meds, best wishes
Answered on Jan 3, 2017

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