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341 Possible Causes for Pleural Tuberculosis

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Intensive diabetes therapy aimed at achieving near normoglycemia reduces the risk of microvascular and neurologic complications of type 1 diabetes. We studied whether the use of intensive therapy as compared with conventional therapy during the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) affected the long-term[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberculosis

    Pleural involvement in postprimary pulmonary tuberculosis Pleural involvement is seen more commonly in postprimary tuberculosis than in primary infection.[emedicine.com] KEYWORDS: Chylomicron; Chylothorax; Pleural effusion; Tuberculosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] " Tuberculosis, Nontuberculous Lung Infection, Pleural Disorders, Pulmonary Function, Respiratory Muscles, Occupational Lung Disease, Pulmonary Infections, and Social Issues[oadoi.org]

  • Lymph Node Tuberculosis

    Lymph node and pleural tuberculosis were diagnosed and treated with a good radiological response.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] patients with pleural tuberculosis.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com] Extra pulmonary tuberculosis (EPT) represents 46 % of all cases. Lymph node and pleural tuberculoses are the most common forms of EPT [ 1 ].[panafrican-med-journal.com]

  • Pleural Tuberculosis

    Pleural biopsy is the investigations of choice for pleural tuberculosis especially in resource poor countries.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PURPOSE: To describe the CT features of complicated pleural tuberculosis in children and to define the use of CT in children with pleural tuberculosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pleural tuberculosis was ruled out (in 31 patients) if all three tests were negative.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pleurisy

    Abstract Pleural tuberculosis is one of the most frequent forms of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis observed in patients infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] immunology* Pleura/immunology* Pleura/pathology Receptors, Antigen, T-Cell, gamma-delta/immunology* Tuberculosis, Pleural/immunology* Tuberculosis, Pleural/pathology Substances[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We found that M. tuberculosis antigen-specific gamma interferon-producing cells were enriched four to five times in pleural fluid compared with their levels in peripheral[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pleural Effusion

    However, unlike repeated sputum cultures of pulmonary tuberculosis, little is known about the role of repeated pleural cultures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pleural fluid cultures became positive for M. tuberculosis several weeks later.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] KEYWORDS: Multiple myeloma; Myelomatous effusion; Pleural effusion; Practice pattern; Tuberculosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subcutaneous Abscess

    Our patient presentation was unusual for cold subcutaneous abscess with intercostal muscles involvement by pleural tuberculosis without chest wall ulcer or any evidence of[academic.oup.com] A diagnosis of pleural tuberculosis with subcutaneous dorsal paravertebral and axillary right fistulization from the pleura to the intercostal muscles, rarely described, was[academic.oup.com] Pleural involvement can be found in up to 18% of post-primary pulmonary tubercolosis.[academic.oup.com]

  • Hydropneumothorax

    KEY WORDS: Hydropneumothorax, intercostal drainage, tuberculosis INTRODUCTION Hydropneumothorax is the abnormal presence of air and fluid in the pleural space.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pleural tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe: The relationship between human immunodeficiency virus, CD4 lymphocyte count, granuloma formation and disseminated disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Evaluation of adenosine deaminase in the diagnosis of pleural tuberculosis: A Brazilian meta-analysis. J Bras Pneumol. 2008; 34 :217–24. [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 8.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Respiratory Infection

    PORCEL, Year in review 2009: Respiratory infections, tuberculosis, pleural diseases and lung cancer, Respirology, 15, 3, (562-572), (2010). David R.[doi.org]

  • Pleural Calcification

    Bilateral diffuse pleural plaque with calcifications in pleural tuberculosis. Mediastinum 2018;2:38.[med.amegroups.com] Keywords asbestos-related pleural plaque, empyema, hemothorax, lung cancer, mesothelioma, metastases, rheumatoid pleural disease, splenosis, talcosis, tuberculosis Questions[radiologykey.com] In 1985, we reported the occurrence of endemic pleural calcification and mesothelioma in northwestern Greece. 3 Although an earlier report had described widespread pleural[jamanetwork.com]

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