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What are the symptoms of chemical pneumonia?

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The symptoms of chemical pneumonia include:

  • Burning of the nose, eyes, lips, mouth, and throat
  • Dry cough
  • Wet cough with clear, yellow, or green mucus
  • Cough with blood or frothy pink matter in the saliva
  • Nausea or belly pain
  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Painful breathing or pleuritis (an inflammation of the outside covering of the lungs)
  • Headache
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Weakness or a general ill feeling
  • Delirium or disorientation

From: Chemical Pneumonia WebMD Medical Reference

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Chemical Pneumonia from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on April 14, 2018

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Chemical Pneumonia from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on April 14, 2018

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