Test Your Pneumonia Knowledge

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Question 1 of 8

Pneumonia is an infection of one or both of the lungs

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Question 2 of 8

Pneumonia is named based on the type of germ that is infecting the patient.

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Question 3 of 8

Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) occurs in group settings, such as dorm room and hospitals.

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Question 4 of 8

Lung infection causes the alveoli, or air sacs, to become inflamed. The air sacs may also fill up with fluid or pus.

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Question 5 of 8

Pneumonia symptoms can vary from mild to severe based on the type of germ only.

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Question 6 of 8

Pneumonia is only more serious if the person also has HIV/AIDS or is undergoing chemotherapy or an organ or bone marrow transplant.

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Question 7 of 8

Everyone with pneumonia needs to be treated in the hospital.

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Question 8 of 8

You can prevent pneumonia with a vaccine.

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