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Pleural effusion detected in xray. Aspiration done. Pleural fluid tested on cytology and myobacterium culture done. All negative-no growth. Pain severe in chest and back. Amylase:47 ada:72 glucose:200?

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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: Further workup

Your blood sugar is too high.
Get further evalaution for diabetes. Pleural effusions can cause pleuritis, an inflammation of the sac around the lungs. Notify your physician and ask about antiinflammatory medince. Get a fasting blood sugar, urine analysis and hgba1c.

In brief: Further workup

Your blood sugar is too high.
Get further evalaution for diabetes. Pleural effusions can cause pleuritis, an inflammation of the sac around the lungs. Notify your physician and ask about antiinflammatory medince. Get a fasting blood sugar, urine analysis and hgba1c.
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Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine

In brief: Recurrence

Pleural effusion recurrence need to see pulmonary.

In brief: Recurrence

Pleural effusion recurrence need to see pulmonary.
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
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