Pleural punch biopsy in tubercular pleural effusions: to find out comparative value of single and multiple specimens

Deshmukh, M.D. and Virdi, S.S. (1972) Pleural punch biopsy in tubercular pleural effusions: to find out comparative value of single and multiple specimens. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 19 (3). pp. 95-100.

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Abstract

Pleural biopsy was performed in 50 consecutive patients with tubercular pleural effusion. These cases were attending O.P.D. of the TB Department of Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, from January 1970 to December 1970. Hare- field punch biopsy needle was used in all cases. These cases were divided into two groups of 25 patients each.

EPrint Type:Article
Additional Information:This paper is based on the thesis submitted to Bombay University by one of the authors for M.D. Tuberculosis of Bombay University (S.S.V.)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pleural Effusions, Tuberculosis, Inflammation, Fibrosis, Malignancy, Pleural Punch Biopsy,
Subjects:Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Biopsy
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Pleural Effusion
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Pathologic Processes > Inflammation
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Imaging > Radiography
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1424
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:05 April 2006

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