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*  Eloesser flap - Wikipedia
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*  pleural effusion
Chest 131:880-9. 2007. *. Diagnostic accuracy of adenosine deaminase in tuberculous pleurisy: a meta-analysis. Qiu Li Liang. ... pleural empyema*malignant pleural effusion*pneumonia*drainage*pleura*pleurodesis*lung neoplasms*pleural neoplasms*differential ... Thoracotomy is the treatment of choice when thoracoscopic cleaning is not satisfactory... ... Chest 131:880-9. 2007. Tuberculous (TB) pleural effusion occurs in approximately 5% of patients with Mycobacterium tuberculosis ...
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*  Books - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
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*  Pleural Effusion - Pulmonary Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
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*  Pleural Effusion and Empyema
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*  Current Indications and Outcome of Pulmonary Resections for Tuberculosis Complications in Ibadan, Nigeria - FullText - Medical...
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*  Medical College Stuff: Complete Final Year MBBS guide for All students!
Chest trauma and chest intubation. *. Thoracotomy. *. Flail Chest. 2nd ORDER:. *. Empyema ... Prepare check list for the command: Examine the Front of the Chest.. Prepare check list for the command: Examine the Back of ... the Chest.. Description: Examination of Front of the Chest in a Normal Person.. "A young conscious cooperative gentle man lying ... Patient has no chest tenderness and apex beat (PMI) is palpable in left 5th intercostals space 1cm medial to mid-clavicular ...
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*  A-Z Chest Radiology | Aorta | Lung
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*  Diagnosis and Treatment of Pleural Effusion - PDF
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*  HERE - Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
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*  Pleural Space Infections/Empyema - The Clinical Advisor
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*  Patent US7398782 - Method for pulmonary drug delivery - Google Patents
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*  Local anaesthetic thoracoscopy: British Thoracic Society pleural disease guideline 2010 | Thorax
Treatment of sonographically stratified multiloculated thoracic empyema by medical thoracoscopy. Chest 2005;128:3303-9. (3).. ... Diagnostic tools in tuberculous pleurisy: a direct comparative study. Eur Respir J 2003;22:589-91. (2++).. ... VATS/thoracotomy) or a local anaesthetic thoracoscopy is the optimal treatment strategy for each individual case. This will ... Empyema. Local anaesthetic thoracoscopy may be useful for the treatment of pleural infection, allowing division of septations ...
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*  Malignant Mesothelioma Diagnosed by Bronchoscopic Biopsy - PDF
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*  Egyptian Journal of Bronchology
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*  Pathology definition - Tuberculosis - Medical Zone
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