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Should I talk to my doctor about my empyema symptoms?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Yes, it is strongly advisable that you discuss your empyema symptoms with your doctor. It is a serious condition that can cause permanent lung damage and in some cases, death. However, it is very likely that a doctor will be able to help you recover completely.

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