1 Marel M, Zrustova M, Stasny B, Light RW. The incidence of pleural effusion in a well-defined region. Epidemiologic study in central Bohemia. A pleural effusion is a buildup of fluid between the layers of tissue that line the lungs and chest cavity. A pleural effusion is excess fluid that accumulates in the pleural cavity, the fluid- filled space that surrounds the lungs. This excess fluid can impair breathing by.

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Pleural fluid pH in malignant effusions. Use of nitrogen mustard in treatment of serous effusions of neoplastic origin. Various kinds of pleural effusion, depending on the nature of the fluid and what caused its entry into the pleural space, are wfusion serous fluidhemothorax bloodurinothorax urinechylothorax chyleor pyothorax pus. Modification of pleural fluid pH by local anesthesia. Scan J Thor Cardiovasc Surg, 16pp.

Treatment of recurrent pleural effusion by pleurodesis with quinacrine Comparison between instillation by repeated thoracocenteses and by tube drainage. Thorax, 25pp. Intrapleural bleomycin versus tetracycline for control of malignant pleural effusions: Intrapleural tetracycline for control of malignant pleural effusion.


Chest, 82pp. Quinacrine in the management of malignant pleural effusions. Efusiom excess fluid can impair breathing by limiting the expansion of the lungs. A new system for grading recommendations in evidence based guidelines.

Malignant mesothelioma of the pleura: The value of multiple preparations in the plwural of malignant pleural effusions. Setting up a specialist pleural disease service. This is a surgical procedure that involves inserting a chest tube, then either mechanically abrading the pleura or inserting the chemicals to induce a scar.

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Therefore, if a patient identified by Light’s criteria as having an exudative pleural effusion appears clinically to have a condition that usually produces transudative effusions, additional testing is needed. Intracavitary thio-tepa in malignant pleural and peritoneal effusions. Leuk Lymphoma ; J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 46pp. Brit Med J, 1pp.


Tests on the fluid will be done to look for: Thoracoscopic, histological, and clinical findings in nine cases of rheumatoid pleural effusion.

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Tetracycline pleurodesis for refractory. Ultrasound guidance decreases complications and improves the cost of care among patients undergoing thoracentesis and paracentesis.

Thorax, 55pp. A novel pleural-bladder pump for management of pleural effusion. Tetraeyeline and quinacrine in the oleural of malignant pleural effusion. A revisit of the diagnostic criteria”. BTS guidelines for the management of malignant pleural effusions.

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You can change the settings or obtain more information by clicking here. Resultados del seguimiento a largo plazo de pacientes con Intrapleural mechlorethamine hydrochloride therapy for malignant pleural effusion. BMC Infectious Diseases, 4pp. Chylothorax in cirrhosis of the liver: A pleural effusion appears as an area of whiteness on a standard posteroanterior chest X-ray.