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The current aetiology of malignant pleural effusion in the Western Cape Province, South Africa
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2018-04)
Background: Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) represents a very common cause of pleural exudates, and is one of the most challenging pleural disorders to manage. This could be attributed to the paucity of high-quality ...
A practical approach to diagnosing pleural effusion in Southern Africa
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2013)
Excessive fluid accumulating within the pleural space is a common medical affliction and invariably indicates disease. [1,2] Under physiological conditions fluid enters and exits the pleural space at the same rate. The ...