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What is pleura and can it hurt?
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Dr. Dan Fisher
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In brief: Lining of lung
Pleura is the exterior lining of the lung and chest cavity.
It can sometimes become inflammed from a process inside the lung or less commonly from a primary pleural process. This can cause pain especially with deep breathing, sneezing or coughing.

In brief: Lining of lung
Pleura is the exterior lining of the lung and chest cavity.
It can sometimes become inflammed from a process inside the lung or less commonly from a primary pleural process. This can cause pain especially with deep breathing, sneezing or coughing.
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