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My friend’s mom was diagnoised with pneumonia? Will she infect the whole family even though she takes the vaccine?

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  • Dr. Chris January 18, 2011

    It depends on the cause of pneumonia. Yes, pneumonia can be contagious and even if she has the vaccine, she is protected but not the others in the family. Her doctor will be able to advise her further as this depends on the causative microorganism and so on. You can read more in this article :


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