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Which conditions could explain an otherwise healthy 33 year old, non-smoking, caucasian female having 6 pneumonia and 2 shingles outbreaks in 5 years?
Been sick for 6 months.3 abscess , mrsa, 3x pneumonia, 2x bronchitis, flu, cold, vomiting, shingles. Could there be something serious, why sick all time?
Many ills: Looks like it is time to see an immunologist and get your immune system checked. ...Read more
How do I know if I have pneumonia? Had the flu 3 weeks ago, got better, now feels like a cold with cough w/phlem, 98.0, chills. Shingles vac last week.
Watch closely: In many cases, a person getting over the flu, develop a what is called a secondary pneumonia. This occurs when the respiratory lining, damaged by the initial viral onslaught, is now vulnerable to bacterial attack. Your situation is not uncommon- you are at risk for a pneumonia so if your symptoms worsen, see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
I just received a pneumonia immunization as part of a physical exam and the doctor recommended a shingles vaccine. How soon can I get that vaccine?
Yes: No contraindication.Get a more detailed answer ›
Went to er yesterday with severe left lung pain. The doctor on duty heard crackling noise but said shingles. Possible viral pneumonia ?
Have shingles lt side scalp 2 days ago, Viprex 1000mg tid 7 days. In ICU April 14 x8 day bacterial pneumonia and sepsis. Should I take ABX for PPX?
Ask your doctor: Most people with normal immune systems and general good health do not benefit from prophylactic antibiotics. Particular medical advice is best given by a physician who knows the crucial details of your individual case. ...Read more
For the past 6 months I have had abcest mersa pnomonia(3) bronchitis and shingles.. Also heartburn extended stomach (hard) could you please help me ?
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