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Should I talk to my doctor about viral lung infection symptoms?

In most cases, people with viral lung infections will get better on their own after a few days. However, there are some situations in which you should definitely talk to your doctor. For instance, people who have trouble breathing, individuals with other health problems, and very young children may need to see a doctor.

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