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Is pleurisy life-threatening?

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Dr. Lokesh Guglani
Pediatrics - Pulmonology

In brief: Depends on cause

Depending on the underlying cause of pleurisy, it is usually treatable and not always life threatening.

In brief: Depends on cause

Depending on the underlying cause of pleurisy, it is usually treatable and not always life threatening.
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