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Pneumonia Oxygen Levels
I was sent home from hosp after bout with pneumonia with oxygen. My level is from 91-97 without and 97-99 with. Do i still need the oxygen 24/7?
How long can a person be with an oxygen level below 80?
Person is 80 yrs old with supplemental oxygen.
Getting over pneumonia.
Almost done with oxygen therapy after pneumonia.Levels with no ox ther/ from 94-98. How can I tell if im getting too much and could it b dangerous?
I was diagnosed with pneumonia in my right lung yesterday and my oxygen levels were low and now it worries me cuz I am borderline to being hospitalize?
Danger zone: Stop worrying and seek help now. Being hospitalized for pna is not necessarily a bad thing. ...Read more
My 7 month is in the hosp for cough / poss pneumonia her oxygen has been 89 90 is this ok and why?
Does pneumonia temporarily decrease the immune system since lesser oxygen can be taken into the body?
No: A bad pneumonia can decrease your oxygen but your immune system actually goes into high gear in response to the infection. That is why you have symptoms like fever and excess sputum production with cough. It is your bodies immune response that is fighting the infection. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Was in the hospital last month with pneumonia..Was only 50% oxygen when i went in also have empbyzema..Started havi g severe headaches and still do?
My mom is in hospital icu with pneumonia and developed ARDS she as at 90% oxygen and been in induced acoma for 8 days what are her chances of sur?
Case by case: Large studies suggest that overall mortality from ARDS has decreased over the years to just under 30%. But these are just statistics and every patient is different. In general the healthier they were before ards, and the least number of organs other than lungs involved (kidney, heart, blood pressure...) the better the outcome. Hang in there! ...Read more
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