A 24-year-old male asked:
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How does dysautonomia or autonomic dysfunction cause pneumonia? does it actually?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not directly: but inability to clear the lungs may occur LEADING to infection. BTW, THERE ARE MANY FORMS of dysautonomia...thus a "general" answer is impossible to give..... Hope this is a bit helpful! Dr Z
Answered on Aug 12, 2018

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