Pleural effusion

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

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Dyspnoea

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Unilateral right pleural effusion.

Case Discussion

A unilateral pleural effusion should raise suspicion of malignancy and requires further investigation.

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Case information

rID: 15674
Published: 31st Oct 2011
Last edited: 12th Mar 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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