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Could you potentially have pneumonia or bronchitis without a fever or having a cold/flu first?

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What you are asking is whether the pneumonia can develop without earlier symptoms and the answer is yes it can suddenly happen.

In brief: See below

What you are asking is whether the pneumonia can develop without earlier symptoms and the answer is yes it can suddenly happen.
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