Doctor of the highest category Yevgeny Komarovsky in his Instagram listed a number of signs, in the presence of which you should immediately consult a doctor. In particular, we are talking about the symptoms of pneumonia.
In his account on the social network, the famous writer and candidate of medical sciences Yevgeny Komarovsky named several symptoms that may indicate the development of pneumonia.
For example, if there is a persistent cough or, after a visible improvement, the ailment comes again, you should immediately be on your guard. In addition, if a cold lasts more than a week, there is no way to take a deep breath due to an immediate onset of a coughing attack - this is also a reason to see a doctor.
Komarovsky also called an alarming sign of pallor of the skin with a runny nose, cough and temperature and shortness of breath, on the contrary, at a low temperature. Including it is necessary to be examined if there is no effect of popular antipyretic medications.
The physician emphasized that knowledge of the described signs is necessary for a person not to make a diagnosis for himself, but in order to start treatment in a timely manner after consulting with specialists.
Earlier, the editorial staff of VSE42.Ru wrote that Dr. Komarovsky named a way to distinguish ARVI from coronavirus infection.