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Viral Pneumonia (cont.)

Viral Pneumonia Symptoms

  • Low-grade fever (less than 102 F)
  • Coughing up small amounts of mucus
  • Tiredness
  • Muscle aches

Symptoms of pneumonia caused by a virus usually go on for several days to a few weeks before you call your doctor. Most people with bacterial pneumonia get sick very quickly and see a doctor within a few days.

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