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How is pleural effusion diagnosed?
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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Pediatrics - Pulmonology
In brief: Exam and xray
The basic way to diagnose a pleural effusion is with an examination and auscultation of your chest and an xray of your chest.

In brief: Exam and xray
The basic way to diagnose a pleural effusion is with an examination and auscultation of your chest and an xray of your chest.
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
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Dr. Martin Linder
Family Medicine
In brief: Radiology
Pleural effusion can be suggested on physical exam and can be diagnosed by chest x-ray, ct scan, mri, ultrasound or thoracentesis.

In brief: Radiology
Pleural effusion can be suggested on physical exam and can be diagnosed by chest x-ray, ct scan, mri, ultrasound or thoracentesis.
Dr. Martin Linder
Dr. Martin Linder
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