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What are the symptoms of pneumocystis infection?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Pulmonary symptoms

Cough (usually dry), shortness of breath, and fever.
The onset is typically more gradual than with bacterial pneumonia, getting progressively worse over days or weeks. Chest pain is less common than with bacterial pneumonia.

In brief: Pulmonary symptoms

Cough (usually dry), shortness of breath, and fever.
The onset is typically more gradual than with bacterial pneumonia, getting progressively worse over days or weeks. Chest pain is less common than with bacterial pneumonia.
Dr. Joel Gallant
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