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What are the symptoms of viral pneumonia ?

I am a 43yr old woman. I was diagnosed with pneumonia almost 12 days ago. They did a chest x-ray and then did a cat scan which revealed the pneumonia. They also said that I had small cysts on my liver. I had an abdominal mri about a year and half ago and they said my liver was normal. After the pneumonia diagnosis, I was prescribed levaquin 500mg at that time, which I have completed. my cough was productive (only white phlegm throughout this time) now its not. I still have slightly swollen glands in my neck and tightness in my chest. I was just prescribed advair disk and a nebulizer treatment which helps but the tightness comes back. This has been going on for almost 1 month. Could this viral pneumonia?
Mon, 9 Jan 2012
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
Hi,

Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum
I think you need to post this query in the General Health Forum rather than in ENT forum as you might not get the much needed help from this forum.
Take care

Regards
Dr. Naveen Kumar
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