Symptoms

Pneumonia is not a cold or the flu. Symptoms like fatigue, chest pain, and difficulty breathing can appear without warning, and can be severe. Certain symptoms, like cough and fatigue, may last for weeks, or longer.

Roll over the graphic to see some of the many ways pneumococcal pneumonia can affect your body

     

Roll over the body to see symptoms

  • Temperature up to 105° F
  • Excessive sweating
  • Shaking, chills
  • Chest pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Productive, phlegmy cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Nails can turn blue from lack
    of oxygen in the blood