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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atypical_pneumonia

Atypical pneumonia, also known as walking pneumonia, is the type of pneumonia not caused by one of the pathogens most commonly associated with the disease. Its clinical presentation contrasts to that of "typical" pneumonia. A variety of microorganisms can cause it. When it develops independently from another disease ...

www.healthline.com/health/atypical-pneumonia

Mar 17, 2017 ... Walking pneumonia is a bacterial infection that affects your upper and lower respiratory tract. It's also called atypical pneumonia, because it's usually not as severe as other types of pneumonia. It doesn't cause symptoms that require bed rest or hospitalization. It might just feel like a common cold and can go ...

www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=144228

Walking pneumonia symptoms and signs include a cough, sore throat, fever, rash , and headache. Read about treatment, recovery, diagnosis, causes, prevention, and recurring walking pneumonia.

www.webmd.com/lung/walking-pneumonia

Chest pain when you take a deep breath in; Cough that may come in violent spasms; Mild flu-like symptoms such as fever and chills · Sore throat · Headache; Tiredness; Lingering weakness that may last after other symptoms go away. Some people with walking pneumonia may also have an ear ...

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/atypical-pneumonia-walking-pneumonia

What is atypical pneumonia? Atypical pneumonia, sometimes called walking pneumonia, is a bacterial infection of the upper and lower respiratory tract. Some people with walking pneumonia do not even realize they have it, because the symptoms are so mild they can go undetected. They may feel well enough to go about ...

www.everydayhealth.com/pneumonia/guide/symptoms

May 18, 2017 ... A mild case of bacterial pneumonia, often called walking pneumonia, features symptoms similar to the common cold, including: Persistent dry cough that often gets worse at night; Low-grade fever; Shortness of breath; Fatigue or tiredness; Chest pain that gets worse when you take a deep breath or cough ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/319306.php

Sep 8, 2017 ... In this article, we look at walking pneumonia in children, what causes it, how it is diagnosed, the symptoms, and how it is treated and prevented.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pneumonia/expert-answers/walking-pneumonia/faq-20058530

Walking pneumonia is often caused by a type of bacterium that produces milder symptoms that come on more gradually than do those of other types of pneumonia. The illness often is brought home by young children who contract it at school. Family members of infected children typically begin having symptoms two or three ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/walking-pneumonia.html

Colds that last longer than 7 to 10 days or respiratory illnesses like respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) can develop into walking pneumonia. Symptoms can come on suddenly or take longer to appear. Those that have a slow onset tend to be more severe. Here's what to look for: low-grade ...