How Long Does It Take to Cure Pneumonia - Why Is My Lung Scarred From Pneumonia ?

Pneumonia Signs And Symptoms            Pneumonia is an infection of one or both lungs which is usually caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites and other microorganisms. It can be a debilitating disease and should be promptly treated, especially in children and the elderly. Any sign and symptom of pneumonia should warrant an immediate visit to the doctor. More...

How Long Does It Take To Cure Pneumonia ?

How Long Does It Take To Cure Pneumonia

Pneumonia is an acute or chronic disease of lungs marked by inflammation of lungs and caused by viruses, bacteria (pneomocococcus, stretptococcus, staphylococcus) or other microorganisms and sometimes by physical and chemical irritant. More...

 

 

How Long Does Pneumonia Last ?

How Long Does Pneumonia Last

Pneumonia is an infection of lungs caused by bacteria, viruses and other microorganism and sometimes by physical and chemical irritant. When a person has pneumonia, his lung tissues are filled with pus and other fluid, which makes it difficult for the person to breathe. More...

 

 

 

Why Is My Lung Scarred From Pneumonia ?

Why Is My Lung Scarred From Pneumonia

Does pneumonia leave a scar on the lungs? The quick answer to this question is not necessarily in most cases. Lung scarring can be caused due to variety of reasons one of which is called interstitial pneumonitis.  Interstitial pneumonitis is inflammation without infection. It usually affects all the four lobes of the lungs making it difficult to breathe and it often leaves a scar.  More...