A 52-year-old female asked:
I was diagnosis with pleural effusion secondary to sle. up to now it has just been painful and sob. but now i sound hoarse w cough. is this good or bad?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Plastic Surgery 42 years experience
Not good: Obviously, progression of symptoms is not a good sign. Without an examination, it is impossible to know what is causing this new symptom. You need to see your doctor.
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Rheumatology 21 years experience
See below: You may have increasing fluid or an infection. Contact your doctor.
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Last updated May 27, 2016
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