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Disease Pleural Effusion

Name Pleural Effusion
Synonyms Effusion, Pleural | Effusions, Pleural | Pleural Effusions
Definition Presence of fluid in the pleural cavity resulting from excessive transudation or exudation from the pleural surfaces. It is a sign of disease and not a diagnosis in itself.
Categories Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D010996

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DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pleural Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pleural Effusion Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pleural Effusion Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pleural Effusion, Malignant Has associated chemicals Has associated genes