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Fever, headache post treatment for walking pneumonia with antibiotics. Is it recurrent?

My daughter was diagnosed with walking pneumonia 2 weeks ago. She was placed on antibiotics , and was feeling better within 36 hours. She missed about 2 1/2 days of her antibiotics in the middle, but then we finished them up. Now she has come down with fever and headache (the same symptoms as before; she never had a cough ) again. Does she need to see her pediatrician? Is this recurrent, or do you think the walking pneumonia could have been misdiagnosed?
Asked On : Tue, 17 Jul 2012
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Sep 2013
Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum.
The diagnosis was correct and that was only for 14 days and you had completed the full treatment and patient ( your daughter ) responded very well to this treatment.
So there is no chances of relapse, if patient don't get infection again by same bacteria.
Hope I have answered your question.
If further any question I will help.
Good luck.
Answered: Tue, 11 Jun 2013
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