Which physical findings suggest community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) due to typical bacterial pathogens?

Updated: Oct 31, 2019
  • Author: Stephanie L Baer, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) due to typical bacterial CAP pathogens commonly present with fever, dyspnea, and productive cough, often with pleuritic chest pain.


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