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State-of-the-art: Radiological investigation of pleural disease

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Pleural disease is common. Radiological investigation of pleural effusion, thickening, masses, and pneumothorax is key in diagnosing and determining management. Conventional chest radiograph (CXR) remains as the initial investigation of choice for patients with suspected pleural disease. When abnormalities are detected, thoracic ultrasound (US), computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and positron emission tomography (PET) can each play important roles in further investigat...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.rmed.2017.02.013

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Wadham College
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Oncology
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Oncology
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Respiratory Medicine Journal website
Volume:
124
Pages:
88-99
Publication date:
2017-02-13
Acceptance date:
2017-02-17
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EISSN:
1532-3064
ISSN:
0954-6111
Pubs id:
pubs:681981
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uri:c1258681-c0df-4e49-8e9a-937df9625815
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uuid:c1258681-c0df-4e49-8e9a-937df9625815
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pubs:681981
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