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Pneumonia No Cough
I am still coughing up light yellow mucus in the morning after pneumonia. My cough isn't persistent just in the morning. Is this normal?
It is common!: It is common for patients with bronchopneumonia to spit up mucus; it is actually healthy to do that. When you have some bacterial infection of the lungs and airway as it happens with pneumonia, the immune system fights them by creating mucus which can washout the bacteria. It is helpful to cough these secretions up. ...Read more
I have bad left under arm rib pain for past 5 days I was seen at hospital for pneumonia and cough but never treated to the rib pain what could it be?
Could I have pneumonia? Severe cough, chills, vomiting, can't eat or sleep for 2 days, coughing up and vomiting up clear thick mucus
CT showed small area mild pneumonia or clearing infection. Radiologist/ onc agree. Can sinus drainage cause pneumonia? Mild cough no fever. See prev.
Lag effect: Most important fact is the way you feel..remember that. Xray and CT scans can lag behind the way you clinical present and feel by a day or two. ...Read more
Will I end up in hospital with a pneumonia with coughing how long will I be there and what will I be on maybe tubes?
Cannot tell...: We need more information as to what symptoms are you having? Who diagnosed you with pneumonia if anyone? Why do you think you would need tubes? If you are having significant cough, fever and or trouble breathing and you feel you are that sick to be in the hospital please go to the nearest ED for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Coughing up blood in my phlegm a week after being impatient in the hospital for four days for pneumonia not coughing freq. Just pain with breathing?
Normal CBC and Urinalysis. XRay result is low-risk Pneumonia. Started coughing last week then flu-like symptoms since Thursday. correct diagnosis?
Ask / trust your doc: It would be most reasonable to ask your existing doc because s/he knows more about you than anyone online, unless you do not trust her/ him. How to work closer/ better with doc to reach best possible diagnosis for most reasonable treatment, care, & counseling? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
When should a 15 yr old return to school after pneumonia? Still coughing like asthma, can not take deep breaths. No fever, finished z pack antis.
Why3.5 months baby hv repeated pneumonia n cough from 2.5 months even after being given antibiotics n more drugs under supervision? Wht can be done?
Testing and Eval: If there is a pattern of repeated pneumonia, your doctor may refer you to a specialist for further evaluation. Some causes include reflux and aspiration, cystic fibrosis, aspiration from the upper airway/mouth/nose, low immune defenses and early injury/infections during the time period around birth. Prmg/pediatrics may review records faxed to 858 442 6146 for ?S. ...Read more
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