August 1992, Volume 42, Issue 8

Editorial

PLEURAL EFFUSION: TRANSUDATE OR EXUDATE

Salimuddin Aziz

Despite having been studied for 100 years, the physiology of pleural fluid formation and absorption is still controversial1. The most accepted concept is forma­tion by filteration through the pleural microvascular endothelium and absorption via the stoma

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