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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

About 1 month ago I got pneumonia with a small pleural effusion following the flu . I was admitted ...-rays and a cat scan as well as sputum test for tb etc. All negative. I went home and continued the... View answer

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Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

Hi. I was diagnosed with pneumonia about 3 weeks ago and went on antibiotics for 2 weeks. I m still getting fevers and wonder why? Also my hgb went from 88 g/l last week to 101g/l. Do I still need to worry? ... View answer

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Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra MD

I had a chest xray a week ago and the said it was a faint pneumonia in the lower left lobe of my ... by now. Could it be something else. I've never had pneumonia before. ... View answer

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I have been having night leg sweats for about a month. I have had several operations in the last year. I started having leg sweats immediately after finishing antibiotics for pneumonia . I have ... View answer

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The day after Christmas, I went to the doctor and was diagnosed with Flu/ pneumonia . I stayed home ... the following Tuesday with double pneumonia/ bronchitis . I stayed home 5 days and went back to the... View answer

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I am 19 year old female. i was diagnosed with pneumonia on monday and am starting to feel worse. what should i do? ... View answer

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Dr. Ajay MD

Im getting over strep throat and pneumonia...I havent been able to eat or drink in 4 days because ... not speaking well. I ve tried gargling with salt water, popsicles, I ve tried doing a nebulizer... View answer

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Dr.  Birma Ram Hudda MD

I am recently recovering from walking pnemonia, and I am taking an antibiotic that idk the name of. I have been experiencing painful defication, and after I wipe my self, I notice a little blood. I ... View answer

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Dr.  Uday Nath Sahoo MD

my daughter has not been feeling well since after having pneumonia. She is now having hand tremors and sweaty hands. Is there a blood test I should ask for when taking her in to get checked out. Today she ... View answer

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Dr. Anju Choudhary MD

Our son had pneumonia last week and was put on antibiotic, steroid & breathing treatments. He ... congestion & possibly due to antibiotics as well? Thanks! I was referring the congestion to... View answer

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM That depends on the causative bacteria Ceftriaxone has a broader spectrum Discuss with your primary care provider… Regards

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

signs willbe sore throat iritation dry cough, and mild fever. tobe treated with antibiotic. it is better to take throat swab and culter sensitivity done.

Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Hello. I just read through your question. I believe you're still infected, likely with strep. Zithromax is not always the best antibiotic for strep and it's possible it didn't fully resolve the...