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Pleural Tuberculosis

Known as: Tuberculosis, Pleural, Pleurisy, Tuberculous, Tuberculosis, Pleural [Disease/Finding] 
Tuberculosis of the serous membrane lining the thoracic cavity and surrounding the lungs.
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Review
2010
Review
2010
The possibility of tuberculous pleuritis should be considered in every patient with an undiagnosed pleural effusion, for if this… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Tuberculosis (TB) is the most common opportunistic disease in HIV-infected patients during the initial months of antiretroviral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Pleural tuberculosis (TB) should be considered in any patient with a lymphocytic pleural effusion. The diagnostic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Two commercial blood assays for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection--T-SPOT.TB and QuantiFERON-TB Gold… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The zebrafish, a genetically tractable model vertebrate, is naturally susceptible to tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium marinum… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We prospectively evaluated the diagnostic yield of acid-fast bacilli smear and culture for Mycobacterium tuberculosis using… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis is often difficult. Although positive chest radiographic findings or a positive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Transient worsening of tuberculous symptomatology and lesions following antituberculous therapy (paradoxical response) has… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The pharmacokinetics of chondroitin sulfate (CS, Condrosulf, IBSA, Lugano, Switzerland) were investigated in rats and in healthy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Clinical and immunologic evidence suggests that tuberculous pleuritis provides a model to understand protective immune mechanisms… Expand
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