A 24-year-old male asked:
How does dysautonomia or autonomic dysfunction cause pneumonia? does it actually?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Richard Zimon answered
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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