Viral Pneumonia Topic Guide
Viral Pneumonia: Pneumonia is an infection or inflammation of the lungs. It can be in just one part of the lungs, or it can involve many parts. Symptoms of viral pneumonia include low-grade fever, coughing up mucus, tiredness, and muscle aches. The best treatment for viral pneumonia is to rest and keep the patient hydrated.
Bacterial Pneumonia Bacterial pneumonia is an infection of the lungs. People with pneumonia usually complain about coughing, fever, shortness of breath, and chest pain. Pneumonia is a leading cause of death from infection.
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