Pathogens
Mycoplasma pneumonia

Mycoplasma pneumonia

Precautions

Droplet / Contact Precautions

General Information

azithromycin or doxycycline

Fastidious short rod that does not gram stain - an "atypical"

Atypical pneumonia

Not common in pediatric patients less than 5 years of age

Identified on our Respiratory Viral Panel