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Aspiration Pneumonia

  • Dysphagia is serious
  • You might not be able to eat enough to stay healthy
  • Food and drink might go down the wrong way into your wind pipe and lungs
  • If food and drink keeps going into your lungs you can get a serious infection
  • This infection is called aspiration pneumonia

 
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