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ALLMedicine™ Pleural Effusions Center

Research & Reviews  97 results

Elevated CD38 expression characterizes impaired CD8+ T cell immune response in metastat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.imlet.2022.04.003
Immunology Letters; Zhang Y, Li W et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - Highly coordinated signaling following TCR stimulation triggers activation and subsequent differentiation of T cells. CD38 is a major mammalian nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD)+ glycohydrolase expressed on T cells, and appears to be an impo...

Update on the diagnosis and management of malignant pleural effusions.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2022.106802
Respiratory Medicine; Bashour SI, Mankidy BJ et. al.

Mar 15th, 2022 - Roughly 150,000 malignant pleural effusions (MPE) are diagnosed in the United States each year. The majority of cases are caused by lung and breast cancer, and since MPE represents advanced disease, the prognosis is generally poor. In this article...

Extending the prenatal Noonan's phenotype by review of ultrasound and autopsy data.
https://doi.org/10.1002/pd.6133
Prenatal Diagnosis; Lamouroux A, Dauge C et. al.

Mar 13th, 2022 - The antenatal phenotypic spectrum of Noonan Syndrome (NS) requires better characterization. This multicenter retrospective observational included 16 fetuses with molecularly confirmed NS admitted for fetopathological examination between 2009 and 2...

Macrophages are primed to transdifferentiate into fibroblasts in malignant ascites and ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2022.215597
Cancer Letters; Ito M, Nakano M et. al.

Feb 13th, 2022 - Cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAFs) play an important role in cancer progression. However, the origin of CAFs remains unclear. This study shows that macrophages in malignant ascites and pleural effusions (cavity fluid-associated macrophages: CAMs...

Diagnostic sensitivity of pleural fluid cytology in malignant pleural effusions: system...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2021-217959
Thorax Kassirian S, Hinton SN et. al.

Feb 4th, 2022 - Pleural fluid cytology is an important diagnostic test used for the investigation of pleural effusions. There is considerable variability in the reported sensitivity for the diagnosis of malignant pleural effusions (MPE) in the literature. The pur...

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Guidelines  1 results

ERS/EACTS statement on the management of malignant pleural effusions.
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.00349-2018
The European Respiratory Journal; Bibby AC, Dorn P et. al.

Jul 29th, 2018 - Malignant pleural effusions (MPE) are a common pathology, treated by respiratory physicians and thoracic surgeons alike. In recent years, several well-designed randomised clinical trials have been published that have changed the landscape of MPE m...

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News  1 results

Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery NetWork
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/214641/society-news/cardiovascular-medicine-and-surgery-network/page/0/1?channel=28399

Jan 17th, 2020 - Clinical pulmonary medicine Definitive pleural interventions in malignant pleural effusions Malignant pleural effusions (MPEs) contribute significantly to symptom burden, and an emphasis on patient-centered outcomes prioritizes palliation of sympt.

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