Viral Lung Infections
- Q Is there a cure for viral lung infections?
There is a cure for viral lung infections, and in most cases you don't need to do much to get it. The immune system typically fights the multiplying virus in your body. And if you rest and take care of the fever you experience, your body can fight... Full Answer
- Q Is empyema life-threatening?
In most cases, an empyema is not life-threatening. It can be treated with antibiotics and drainage of the infected fluid. If you have pneumonia, empyema could be particularly dangerous. However even then you can, in most cases, be successfully... Full Answer
- Q Is excessive coughing a sign of viral lung infections?
If you have a viral lung infection, odds are you will be coughing quite a bit. Excessive coughing is one of the most frequent symptoms of a variety of viral lung infections. In addition, people with a viral lung infection may cough for two weeks... Full Answer