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Daryl Jonesabout 1 year ago

How is primary influenza pneumonia characterized?

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about 1 year ago

Primary influenza pneumonia is characterized by progressive cough, dyspnea, and cyanosis following the initial presentation. Chest radiographs show bilateral diffuse infiltrative patterns, without consolidation, which can progress to a presentation similar to acute respiratory distress syndrome. ( more info at Medscape.com)

about 1 year ago

Characteristics of Primary Pneumonia Influenza • Cough • Cyanosis • Dyspnea • Bilateral and diffused infiltrative patterns on CXR