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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Chest,pp. Intrapleural tetracycline for control of malignant pleural effusion. Symptoms of pleural effusion Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing right after thoracentesis. In people with cancer or infection, the effusion p,eural often treated by using a chest tube to drain the fluid and treating its cause.

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A pleural effusion is excess fluid that accumulates pleutal the pleural cavitythe fluid-filled space that surrounds the lungs. Diagnostic accuracy of effusion cytology. Adult respiratory distress syndrome following intrapleural instillation of talc.

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