The itching sensation can be caused by the alveoli (small air sacs) being collapsed due to the infection. When you breathe, the sacs open and cause the itching feeling.
It is good lung hygene to focus...
Yesterday I started itching. Itching everywhere. No rash or other symptoms except uncomfortable itching all over–my scalp, my back, my arms, legs, hands, feet. I thought it had gone away today...
An Itch I Gotta Scratchby
I woke up with a bit of a sore throat this morning. Fortunately, it appears to have disappeared just as quickly as it came on thanks to a day of liquid and soft foods. I’m just going to blame the dry air and hope it doesn’