A syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone associated with pleuritis caused by OK-432.

@article{Hanagiri1998ASO,
  title={A syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone associated with pleuritis caused by OK-432.},
  author={Takeshi Hanagiri and Hiroyuki Muranaka and Manabu Hashimoto and Akira Nagashima},
  journal={Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases},
  year={1998},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={
          310-2
        }
}
We here report a case presenting with the syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) after having been treated for pleurodesis with OK-432, which is a lyophilized preparation of an attenuated strain of Streptococcus pyogenes. The patient, who had undergone a subtotal esophagectomy 4 years previously, was referred to our department after the diagnosis of a metastatic lung tumor. A right lower lobectomy of the lung was performed, and prolonged air leakage from a pulmonary… CONTINUE READING
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