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Bronchitis And Pneumonia


 

Bronchitis And Pneumonia Q & A

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Bronchitis and Pneumonia are often mistaken by the people for the way they both are a little similar. Bronchitis has completely different symptoms while pneumonia has different.

Bronchitis

Bronchitis occurs after the upper respiratory system has acquired some kind of infection which is accumulated with common cold. Following are the symptoms of pneumonia described:

  • Painful coughing.
  • Wheezing.
  • Muscle aches- could be weakness too.
  • Nasal congestion.
  • Sore throat.
  • Chills.
  • Fatigue.

Bronchitis is diagnosed after proper testing is conducting by the FamUrgent Care doctors. An x-ray is asked from the patient so the inside of lungs can be seen properly. Family history and history of health condition is evaluated. Bronchitis is treated with proper medication, promised by the FamUrgent Care doctors as this is the best urgent care walk-in clinic.

Pneumonia

Pneumonia on the other hand is quite dangerous than bronchitis. There could be serious health problems due to Pneumonia; people experience really painful condition when they get pneumonia. Some of the symptoms are:

  • High fever.
  • Chest pain.
  • Fatigue.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Nausea.

The doctors at FamUrgent Care make sure that every patient is given proper cure for their disease. Patents of Pneumonia are first under gone through x-ray which depicts a clearer picture of the lung condition. Furthermore, questions related to old infections are asked to make a certain report of the patient.

Pneumonia is treated with the help of antibiotics. It is better to start the treatment as soon as you are diagnosed with one because if the pneumonia spreads out, it could become worse with time.

Visit FamUrgent Care in case you need convenient care for yourself, we stand out in giving urgent care for even family medication.

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