If the pneumonia is in the lower part of the lungs near the abdomen, a child might
have a fever and abdominal pain or vomiting but no breathing problems.
The word pneumonia means "infection of the lung." While such infections were
extremely dangerous in past generations, today most children can recover from ...
Learn more about Pneumonia symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments from experts
at Boston Children's, ranked best Children's Hospital by US News.
Pneumonia. Pneumonia is inflammation or infection in one or both of the lungs (
sometimes called a chest infection). Pneumonia in children can be caused by ...
What Is Pneumonia? Pneumonia is a serious lung infection that affects people of
all ages, but is particularly dangerous for older adults and young children.
Pneumonia caused by bacteria can be treated with antibiotics, but only one third
of children with pneumonia receive the antibiotics they need.
Care guide for Pneumonia In Children. Includes: possible causes, signs and
symptoms, standard treatment options and means of care and support.
Viral pneumonia is more common in children. Antibiotics are prescribed for
bacterial pneumonia - they do not help viral pneumonia. Most children make a ...
Find out how to tell if a bad chest cold in a child is something more serious, like
pneumonia, and when should you pay a visit to your child's doctor.
Your child has pneumonia, which is an infection in the lungs. In the hospital, the
doctors and nurses helped your child breathe better. They also gave your child ...