Hydrothorax

Known as: effusion pleural transudates, PLEURAL EFFUSION, TRANSUDATE, effusions pleural transudative 
A collection of watery fluid in the pleural cavity. (Dorland, 27th ed)
National Institutes of Health

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1937-2018
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Complications of chemoembolization performed with DC Bead™ loaded with doxorubicin (DEBDOX) of diameters 100–300 μm and 300–500… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Refractory ascites is a frequent complication of advanced cirrhosis and is associated with hepatorenal syndrome and hepatic… (More)
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2009
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2009
RATIONALE The inadequacy of effector T-cell response in containment of tubercle bacilli is believed to result in the development… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Until now, the pathophysiology of hepatic hydrothorax has been moot. We discuss (on the basis of gross… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hepatic hydrothorax is a rare complication of portal hypertension. Conservative therapy may be successful but refractory hepatic… (More)
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1997
1997
When a patient with an undiagnosed pleural effusion is evaluated, the first question to answer is whether the patient has a… (More)
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1992
1992
Pulmonary edema and hydrothorax were observed in mature swine that died approximately 5 days after consuming corn screenings… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Pulmonary edema and hydrothorax were observed in mature swine that died approximately 5 days after consuming corn screenings… (More)
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1986
1986
Two patients with known chronic ascites developed new massive right-sided pleural effusions. Chest tube placement led to massive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The cause of pleural effusion was studied in 300 consecutive patients by clinical examination and laboratory tests. The three… (More)
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