What are physical findings suggestive of fungal pneumonia?

Updated: Jun 21, 2019
  • Author: Romeo A Mandanas, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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Physical examination findings in patients with fungal pneumonia may include the following:

  • Temperature elevation

  • Tachycardia

  • Tachypnea

  • Respiratory distress

  • Rales

  • Signs of pulmonary consolidation

  • Pleural rub


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