Mycoplasma pneumoniae

What is Mycoplasma pneumoniae?

Mycoplasma pneumoniae is a very small bacterium in the class Mollicutes. It is a human pathogen that causes the disease mycoplasma pneumonia, a form of atypical bacterial pneumonia related to cold agglutinin disease.

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HI, I was diagnosed with Mycoplasma Pneumonia. I've been on doxycycline for two weeks and don't feel any better, if not, worse. Is this a good...

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Doxycylin is good drug and covers mycoplasma but the problem with doxycyclin is now a days mycoplasmas are resistant to it. So better to start with...

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Hi I have been experiencing chest pain and episodes of shortness of breath I am asthmatic and last year had mycoplasma pneumonia, I was born with a...

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Hi,
Patients with pectus excavatum generally have low respiratory capacity. The symptoms you are telling looks more like respiratory symptoms as...

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Hi, may I answer yHi I have been experiencing chest pain and episodes of shortness of breath I am asthmatic and last year had mycoplasma pneumonia,...

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Hello

Thank you for asking in HCM
One thing is that you have excluded several heart diseases that can cause chest pain and difficulty in breathing....

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