Pleural fluid

Known as: fluid pleural, FLUID, PLEURAL, fluids pleural 
The fluid that is abnormally collected in the pleural cavity.

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1936-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Diagnosis of malignant pleural mesothelioma is a challenging issue. Potential markers in mesothelioma diagnosis… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Intrapleural fibrinolytic agents are used in the drainage of infected pleural-fluid collections. This use is based on… (More)
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2004
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2004
Exosomes are membrane vesicles from endosomal origin secreted by various cells such as hematopoietic, epithelial, and tumor cells… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
STUDY OBJECTIVES Pleural tuberculosis (TB) is a diagnostic challenge because of its nonspecific clinical presentation and… (More)
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2000
2000
Continuous movement of fluid into and out of the pleural compartment occurs in normal chest physiology and in pathophysiological… (More)
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1999
1999
STUDY OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationship of the pleural fluid vascular endothelial growth… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Controversy exists regarding the clinical utility of pleural fluid pH, lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), and glucose for identifying… (More)
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1983
1983
Eighteen patients with lupus erythematosus (LE) and pleural effusions were evaluated. Fourteen patients had lupus pleuritis and… (More)
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1980
1980
One hundred eighty-three patients had simultaneous blood and pleural fluid pH determinations. Thirty-six effusions were… (More)
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1976
1976
The pH and carbon dioxide tension were measured in 24 consecutive parapneumonic effusions, along with the leukocyte count… (More)
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