Diffuse pleural thickening

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

Diffuse pleural thickening refers to a morphological type of pleural thickening. It can occur from malignant as well as nonmalignant causes, which include:

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rID: 22467
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Diffuse type pleural thickening
  • Diffuse thickening of the pleura

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