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What are the healing signs and symptoms of pleurisy?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Pain Relief

As you recover from pleurisy your chest pain will decrease and you can take deeper breaths.
Pleurisy may get better on its own or sometimes anti inflammatory medications are used. It averages 5 to 10 days to resolve in most cases.

In brief: Pain Relief

As you recover from pleurisy your chest pain will decrease and you can take deeper breaths.
Pleurisy may get better on its own or sometimes anti inflammatory medications are used. It averages 5 to 10 days to resolve in most cases.
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine

In brief: Less pain

Pleurisy is usually painful.
A lessening of the pain suggests healing.

In brief: Less pain

Pleurisy is usually painful.
A lessening of the pain suggests healing.
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