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Pleural Effusion, Malignant

Known as: pleural effusion malignant, effusion pleural malignant, Malignant Pleural Effusion 
A condition in which cancer causes an abnormal amount of fluid to collect between the thin layers of tissue (pleura) lining the outside of the lung… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
CONTEXT Malignant pleural effusion causes disabling dyspnea in patients with a short life expectancy. Palliation is achieved by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Background: Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) is a common clinical problem with described investigation pathways. While thoracic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Talc is the most effective chemical pleurodesis agent for patients with malignant pleural effusion. However, concerns… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
INTRODUCTION Malignant pleural effusions (MPEs) are a common cause of dyspnea in patients with advanced cancer. Tunnelled pleural… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
STUDY OBJECTIVE To demonstrate the efficacy, safety, and appropriate mode of instillation of talc for sclerosis in treatment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Exosomes are membrane vesicles from endosomal origin secreted by various cells such as hematopoietic, epithelial, and tumor cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
These guidelines have been replaced by BTS Pleural Disease Guideline 2010 Superseded By BTS Pleural Disease Guideline 2010: BTS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness and safety of a chronic indwelling pleural catheter with… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
 
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A murine monoclonal antibody specific for calf intestinal alkaline phosphatase has been prepared and used in an unlabeled… Expand
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