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Does everyone with pleurisy have thoracentesis?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
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In brief: Not necessarily

Only when large collection of fluid accumulates.

In brief: Not necessarily

Only when large collection of fluid accumulates.
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