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Pleurisy
Pleurisy occurs when the tissues that line your lungs and chest wall become inflamed or infected, causing extreme pain. Pleuisy is often treated with antibiotics.
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www.medicinenet.com/is_pleurisy_contagious/article.htm

Mar 15, 2016 ... Pleurisy itself is not contagious, but some underlying diseases or conditions may cause pleurisy to be contagious (for example TB, bacterial ...

www.medicinenet.com/pleurisy/article.htm

Pleurisy, an inflammation of the lining around the lungs, is associated with sharp chest pain upon breathing in. Cough, chest tenderness, and shortness of breath ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/158813.php

Jun 28, 2017 ... Pleurisy is an inflammation of the linings of the lungs and chest. It is caused by a variety of ... It is rarely contagious. It can last from a few days ...

www.webmd.com/lung/understanding-pleurisy-basics

WebMD explains pleurisy, including causes and treatment.

www.sharecare.com/health/pleurisy-inflammation/pleurisy-contagious

Pleurisy is not a contagious condition. However, sometimes the condition that leads to pleurisy is contagious. Infections such as influenza, pneumonia, and ...

www.healthline.com/health/pleurisy

Mar 30, 2017 ... Pleurisy occurs when the tissues that line your lungs and chest wall become inflamed or infected, causing extreme pain. It is often treated with ...

www.rxlist.com/is_pleurisy_contagious/article.htm

Mar 15, 2016 ... Pleurisy is inflammation of the double layered membrane that surrounds the lungs. Pleurisy itself is not contagious, but some underlying ...

www.epainassist.com/chest-pain/lungs/pleurisy

Jul 22, 2017 ... Any person suffering from Pleurisy finds it extremely painful to breathe. Know if Pleurisy is contagious or not and how long does its symptoms ...

www.tandurust.com/respiratory-lung-disease/viral-pleurisy-symptoms-treatment.html

Jul 28, 2010 ... Question: What other health problems come with similar symptoms of pleurisy? Also I want to know symptoms and treatment for viral pleurisy?