J Hontoria Suárez

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To analyze the usefulness of cholesterol levels in the differentiation of exudates and transudates. A 3.5-year prospective study of 170 patients with pleural discharge. Clinical microbiological and cyto-histological criteria were used for diagnosis. Exudates were classified by Light's criteria, by cholesterol > or = 45 mg/dl in pleural liquid, by a(More)
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