Left Lower Lobe Pneumonia?

Answer

Pneumonia happens when air sacs of the lungs become infected. Left lower lobe pneumonia is when the lower lobe on the left lung gets infected. If two of these lobes become infected, it is typically called double pneumonia. Pneumonia can be a serious disease, but patients are able to rest and recover at home while taking antibiotics. Smokers and those who have had the cold or flu recently are at the highest risk for pneumonia.
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You have 3 lobes on the right side and 2 lobes on the left (with a little bitty middle lobe in between on the left) When you have left lower lobe pneumonia it is at the base of your
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It's a lung disease/infection. Could be caused by pollution with stress. Avoid such conditions so it won't get worse.
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Thank you for the input. It is not clear to me how an X ray can detect that the lower lobe is not working. As a RN you can also think that X ray should show some structural defect
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Hello, Your symptoms can be evaluated by a Chest X - Ray (P.A view) but a 2 day history doesnot seem to be any serious underlying pathology . As such bubbling in lung is pretty vague
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