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Pleural Effusions: The Diagnostic Separation Of Transudates And Exudates.

R. Light, M. Macgregor, P. Luchsinger, W. Ball
Published 1972 · Medicine

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Abstract In this prospective study of 150 pleural effusions, the utility of pleural-fluid cell counts, protein levels, and lactic dehydrogenase (LDH) levels for the separation of transudates from e...
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