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pleu·ral ef·fu·sion

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  1. Pleural effusion

    Pleural effusion is excess fluid that accumulates between the two pleural layers, the fluid-filled space that surrounds the lungs. Excessive amounts of such fluid can impair breathing by limiting the expansion of the lungs during ventilation.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pleural Effusion

    Presence of fluid in the pleural cavity resulting from excessive transudation or exudation from the pleural surfaces. It is a sign of disease and not a diagnosis in itself.

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How to say pleural effusion in sign language?

  1. pleuraleffusion

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleural effusion in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleural effusion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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