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Pleural interventions: management of acute and chronic pneumothorax.

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Pneumothorax is a common clinical entity that may present to a wide variety of medical specialties. Primary pneumothorax (in the presence of no known underlying lung disease) and secondary pneumothorax (in known lung disease) are distinct entities with varied etiology, treatment, and prognosis. Diagnosis is usually based on clinical history and basic radiology, but more advanced radiological techniques may be required in certain circumstances. There is relatively little evidence on which to b...

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10.1055/s-2008-1081285

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division,
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Oncology, Biomedical Research Centre, Experimental Medicine Division
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Journal:
Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine
Volume:
29
Issue:
4
Pages:
427-440
Publication date:
2008-08-05
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1098-9048
ISSN:
1069-3424
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uuid:9ccbb644-e1e6-4e68-b993-731badb89f80
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1373
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pubs:1373

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