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Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection

Mycoplasma pneumoniae is responsible for causing lung infections including various cases of mild pneumonia. It usually spreads from one individual to another via secretions from sneezing or coughing with an incubation period of 2-3 weeks. The transmission of the organism typically occurs via close contact. The reported outbreaks are prevalent in summer camps and universities […]