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Should I go to the ER if I have a resptoriy infection?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: Depends

If you have a fever over maybe 100.
0 degrees, are turning blue (check your lips), or are short of breath doing your normal activities. I've autopsied more than a few previously healthy people who chose to "tough out" bacterial pneumonia.

In brief: Depends

If you have a fever over maybe 100.
0 degrees, are turning blue (check your lips), or are short of breath doing your normal activities. I've autopsied more than a few previously healthy people who chose to "tough out" bacterial pneumonia.
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