Pneumonia in the Elderly - Risks, Treatment, Prevention

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Hey my grandpa has this and I would like an estimate on his chances of survival in % he has kidney problems and has been on dialyses multiple times so i hope hell be ok.
normally, it can be healed even in elderly. But, the most important thing is the auto-immunity and what kind of pathogen cause pneumonia. you should ask the doctor. I am afraid the doctor can't say anything sure about this. just wait and see. doctor can give you medication ,but he is no god.
I have congestive heart failure what are my risk of getting pneumonia ?
Very big risk.