What is the role of a chest radiograph in infants with suspected chlamydial pneumonia?

Updated: Sep 25, 2018
  • Author: Shahab Qureshi, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Answer

Obtain a chest radiograph for infants with suspected pneumonia. Chlamydial pneumonia may appear as a lobar or interstitial pneumonia in infants.


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