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How do I care for someone with eosinophilic pneumonia?

When caring for someone with eosinophilic pneumonia you should keep in mind that the condition can easily recur. While medication is usually effective in treating eosinophilic pneumonia, remaining vigilant for returning symptoms is recommended. Also, the condition can occur as a reaction to certain drugs. Knowing a person's allergies to medications can help to avoid eosinophilic pneumonia.

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