Summary of Pneumonia
Flashcards on Pneumonia
; typically in younger adults is the most common cause of atypical pneumonia.
Questions on Pneumonia
A 38-year-old man comes to the office because of a persistent headache that has worsened in the last three days. His temperature is 38.1°C (100.6°F), pulse is 75/min, respirations are 12/min, and blood pressure is 120/75 mm Hg. He requests that the lights be dimmed. Acetaminophen helps with the pain temporarily. He has also been sweating profusely at night and says his muscles ache. Rales are heard on auscultation. He is the owner of a pet store, where he began remodeling the aviary last week. He does not know of any sick contacts. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?