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How can you get rid of recurring pneumonia if you live in assisted living?
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Pneumonia
Regardless of where you live, if you have several bouts of xray/sputum proven pneumonia, chat w/your Family Doc about uncovering cause, perhaps due to obstruction, aspiration, loss of immune function, etc.
Also get vaccination status up-to-date.

In brief: Pneumonia
Regardless of where you live, if you have several bouts of xray/sputum proven pneumonia, chat w/your Family Doc about uncovering cause, perhaps due to obstruction, aspiration, loss of immune function, etc.
Also get vaccination status up-to-date.
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