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What is pneumonia? | what are the symptoms of pneumonia?


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Pneumonia classifications:

Pneumonia in the community: It may affect people in the course of their normal daily life, for example during their work or study time.

Pneumonia in health institutions: Some people may be exposed to pneumonia while they are in hospital or in a nursing home.

This type may be much more dangerous, given that a person is exposed to infection while he is already suffering from Another disease.


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Who is at risk for pneumonia?

Anyone can get pneumonia. However, the following groups are at the highest risk:
⦁ Adults ages 65 and older ;
⦁ Children younger than age 2 ;
⦁ People with certain medical conditions ;
⦁ People that smoke…


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